This page is intended to provide Yukon First Nations communities and governments access to community-specific information on the COVID-19 pandemic. Please share, download and use the information that is useful to your situation. The information is updated regularly.

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Keep current on COVID-19 information as it pertains to the Yukon First Nations Communities, Yukon, Canada and the world.

The Information in this Section focuses on Yukon First Nation Communities. Providing information on how your community can best prepare and prevent the spread of COVID-19.

State of Emergency Declared

The Government of Yukon is declaring a state of emergency under the Civil Emergency Measures Act (CEMA) effective immediately. Yukoners are strongly encouraged to follow these new measures immediately and they will be enforced under CEMA starting on November 13, 2021.

New Covid-19 Measures Now in Effect

YFN Traditional Territory COVID and Travel Advisories

Click on the areas of the map that you are going to or traveling through to find out about specific travel advisories in that area. For more information, contact the First Nation or municipal governments.

NEW!!
Proof of Vaccination 

Starting November 13, 2021, you’ll have to show proof of vaccination in some settings and wear a mask in all indoor public places and in some cases outdoors. These measures are in effect until further notice.

Get Your Proof of Vaccination 

  • electronically on your screen;
  • by email; or
  • by mail.

Active Cases: 131

Nov 22, 2021

Current COVID-19 Case Counts

Vaccines Administered

Adults and Youth

First shot: 34,605
Second shot: 33,400
Third shot: 5,476

Total doses: 73,481

Vaccine Progress

90%

Of eligible Yukoners have received their first dose of the vaccine

Book Vaccine Appointment

Healthy Home, Healthy Community

Podcast Feed

Pandemic Planning Policy and Procedures Templates


The following links have been shared by First Nation governments and others for you to use as a template if your government is developing any of the policies or procedures.

 

 

Resource Links


 

Assembly of First NationsCOVID-19: SOCIAL SUPPORTS FOR FIRST NATIONS FAMILIES 

Have you heard of ROBO CALLS? Learn more on how this type of service can benefit your community.  Communicate information to your community efficiently in a fraction of the time.

Guide to living with worry and anxiety amidst global uncertainty

WellSet and Heal
Video: COVID-19: Navigating Anxiety, Fear and “Social Distancing”

Domestic violence may increase during the COVID-19 pandemic​
https://www.fnha.ca/about/news-and-events/news/when-staying-home-is-not-safehttps://yukon.ca/Emergencies

ALCOHOL USE: RISK MITIGATION STRATEGIES DURING A PANDEMIC
https://www.fnha.ca/Documents/FNHA-Alcohol-Use-Risk-Mitigation-Strategies-During-a-Pandemic.pdf

Media Resources

How to use a Rapid Antigen test

Avoiding Spontaneous Indoor Gatherings

See and share more COVID related animations on your socials

November 16, 2020: Message From the Chiefs

June 15, 2020: Gramma Susie sharing information on the “Double Bubble”

May 26/20: Billi Jo shares her experience at home during COVID-19.

Grand Chief Peter Johnston shares his message on keeping safe and doing our part.

Listen to Gramma Susie talk to us about keeping safe and staying positive!

April 27/20: Gramma Susie & Cache Creek Charlie: Havin’ a COVID-19 Zoom date

April 14/20: A Yukon First Nations Family talks about how they’re coping during COVID-19

April 8/20: Luke Campbell talks about keeping healthy during the pandemic in Southern Tutchone.

April 3/20: A message from our Youth! Teya from Kwanlin Dün First Nation talks about why it’s important for Youth to respect social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Print and Share

NEW! Resources and Information

Sharing Information and Resources with your community is one of the best ways to keep everyone informed, up-to-date and feeling more secure in uncertain times. Feel free to download, print and share in your community. The links below include information, posters, graphics regarding isolation, vaccinations, vaccines and safe practices.

Educate Yourself

Please read this information sheet carefully and ensure all your questions have been answered by a health-care provider before receiving the vaccine.

Moderna Vaccine Information

Appointments are available for adults and youth age 12 and older. Book your appointment or find information about drop-in times.

Seek Help During Crisis


  • Crisis Text Line (Powered by Kids Help Phone) Canada Wide
    free, 24/7 texting service is accessible immediately to youth anywhere in Canada by texting TALK to 686868 on any text/SMS enabled cell phone.
  • KidsHelpPhone Ages 20 Years and Under in Canada 1-800-668-6868 (Online or on the Phone)
  • First Nations and Inuit Hope for Wellness 24/7 Help Line 1-855-242-3310
  • Canadian Indian Residential Schools Crisis Line 1-866-925-4419
  • First Nations Health Authority (BC)

The Yukon Native Language Centre, Council of Yukon First Nations and respective Yukon First Nations, are pleased to provide posters and pictures of “Encouragement Phrases” in all 8 Yukon First Nations languages.

Download in your language.

The Information in this Section focuses on Yukon Government and territory wide COVID-19 information. More detailed information can be found on the Yukon website.

Download, Print, Post

The following links are to various signage and posters that can be used in and around your community. 

The Information in this Section focuses on Federal COVID-19 information. More detailed information can be found on the Canada website.

COVID-19 TrackerCoronavirus disease (COVID-19): Outbreak update Sign up to “Get Updates on COVID-19” from the Government of Canada

Canada COVID-19 Support App

Application de support COVID-19 du Canada

The app will let you receive the latest updates, trusted resources, and self-assess your symptoms.

L’application vous permettra de recevoir les dernières mises à jour, des ressources fiables et d’auto-évaluer vos symptômes.


Prime Minister’s News Feed

Check it out! Assistance for Youth

Think you might have symptoms?

Download, Print, Post

The following links are to various signage and posters that can be used in and around your community.