Continuing Care is committed to the development and delivery of comprehensive care and services, providing long term care, home care and regional therapy services for citizens of Yukon.
Our Vision for the Future
Through partnerships, we lead the quest for best-practice continuing care services.
Whistle Bend Care Facility
The new Whistle Bend care facility: answering the needs of Yukoners with special care needs.
If you would like to learn more about the Whistle Bend project and want information such as news, project description and purpose, schedule, FAQs, planning & procurement, and reports. Then please visit the Whistle Bend section of our website.
There are five continuing care facilities in the Yukon. Birch Lodge, Copper Ridge Place, Thomson Centre and Macaulay Lodge are located in Whitehorse and McDonald Lodge provides care services in Dawson City.
Community day program
Participants of the Community Day Program benefit from daily recreational activities, therapeutic programs, socialization and maintaining their daily routines and independence.
Home care program
The Yukon Home Care, Palliative Care and Regional Therapy programs provide an array of health-related services for Yukoners of all ages in the home and community setting.
Palliative care program
The Yukon Palliative Care Resource Team (PCRT) is part of a collaborative system of care providers offering specific services to people who have life-limiting illnesses, including their family and caregivers. The Yukon PCRT uses principles of the Yukon Palliative Care Framework.
Respite care services
Respite Care Services are available to provide short-term relief to caregivers looking after a relative or friend at home in the community.
New Whitehorse continuing care facility reports
Toll Free (Yukon, Nunavut and NWT); 1-800-661-0408 ext. 5945
Continuing Care (H-1)
Health & Social Services, Government of Yukon
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6
Location: Suite 201, #1 Hospital Road | Second floor | Whitehorse, Yukon [map]