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.
There are 5 long term care homes in Yukon. Birch Lodge, Copper Ridge Place, Thomson Centre and Whistle Bend Place are located in Whitehorse. 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
This territory-wide service works closely with other government departments, First Nation governments, medical facilities and community partners. The program provides acute, chronic, palliative, rehabilitation services and respite care.
Palliative care program
The Yukon Palliative Care Resource Team (PCRT) is one part of a collaborative system of care providers offering specific services to people who have life-limiting illnesses, including their family and caregivers using principles of the Yukon Palliative Care Framework.
Find out how to provide feedback on the quality of services provided by Continuing Care.
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]