Participate in a school council

Participate in a school council   There are 2 ways for KDFN Citizens to get involved in School councils: Apply through the general election process. Nominations close on September 24, at noon. School Council Forms pertaining to nominations and early voting can be found at https://electionsyukon.ca/en/content/school-council-forms-and-information-0   Put your name forward to become a representative:…

Elk/Agriculture Conflict Hunt Permits

KDFN has been allocated 3 Elk/Agriculture Conflict Hunt Permits for the 2020-21 Season. ELIGIBILITY: You can enter the lottery for one of these permits if you: -are a KDFN Citizen; -are over 16 years of age; -were unsuccessful in the Permit Hunt Authorization draw; -did not receive an Elk/Agriculture Conflict Hunt Permit in the past;…

Community Services Update

COVID-19 has many Canadians doing more home renovations resulting in a shortage of materials from suppliers. Community Services wishes to advise this shortage will create delays in KDFN housing maintenance for the unforeseeable future. Orders of necessary materials such as doors, windows and plywood are taking up to 8 weeks to arrive in Yukon.

Safe at Home News Release

The Safe at Home Progress Report highlights the momentum towards ending and preventing homelessness across Whitehorse between 2017 and March 2020.   The report shows progress and action on the goals and priorities identified in the original Safe at Home community-based plan to end and prevent homelessness, which was endorsed by four government partners, the…

Kwanlin Dün First Nation

KDFN and RCMP Sign Letter of Expectation

  On July 21, 2020, KDFN and the RCMP signed a Letter of Expectation (LOE) under the Community Tripartite Agreement (CTA.) The LOE defines and promotes positive and cooperative relationships and provides policing priorities, goals and strategies that are specific to the needs of Kwanlin Dün First Nation. The four priorities in the LOE are…

KDFN and TKC Joint News Release

Ta’an Kwäch’än Council (TKC) and Kwanlin Dün First Nation (KDFN) are calling on Yukoners and all travellers passing through the Whitehorse and surrounding area to support efforts to protect and preserve the cultural and environmental integrity of First Nation Settlement Lands.

Post-Secondary Deadline Extention

The deadline to apply for financial assistance for the Fall 2020 post-secondary semester has been extended to July 15, 2020. If you know you need post-secondary education but aren’t sure what course of study to follow, please contact staff at Kenädän Ku to talk about your options. There are many resources available, and staff at…