Tree of Life

In recognition of the ongoing grief the Yukon is experiencing with overdose fatalities, KDFN is setting up a Tree of Life beside the Natsékhi Kų̀ Health Centre starting Friday afternoon. There will be several blankets laid out where people can make offerings in recognition of people they’ve lost or for those who are struggling. Because…

Do you think you might have COVID-19?

We know this is a stressful time, and KDFN’s Natsékhi Kų̀ Health Centre is here to help. But please know that the heath centre and many government departments are short staffed right now as some employees are isolating or home caring for a sick loved one. So, if you have COVID-19 symptoms or if you’ve…

“We have weapons in this fight. Let’s use them.”

Over the past two years, COVID-19 has made our people sick, taken lives and brought other more hidden harms. Now, with COVID-19 cases skyrocketing in the Yukon, Chief Doris Bill is calling on everyone to do their part to help end this cycle of sickness.   https://www.kwanlindun.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/Chief-Bill-Message-Jan5-2022.mp4 “We have weapons in this fight. Let’s use…

COVID-19 Update – January 4, 2022

COVID-19 case counts continue to rise in the Yukon. – There are currently 269 active cases – 31 new cases have been identified since Monday morning. If you have symptoms, self-isolate and get a COVID-19 test. Here’s how: – Call KDFN’s COVID-19 info line at 867-335-5051 to book a test at theNatsékhi Kų̀ Health Centre…

Omicron cases increasing quickly

The Government of Yukon reports Omicron cases are increasing quickly in the Yukon. The acting Chief Medical Officer of Health is urging the public to stay home when sick with even the mildest of symptoms: “Like most other jurisdictions in Canada, and as expected, we are unfortunately seeing the Omicron wave rising here in the…

KDFN Holiday Closure

KDFN offices and the Health Centre will close for the holidays as of 4:30 p.m. on Friday, December 17, 2021. Offices will reopen at 8:30 a.m. on January 4, 2022. The Natsékhi Kų̀ Health Centre will reopen at 1 p.m. on January 4, 2022. Health Centre staff are in training in the morning. Happy Holidays…