To provide, promote, protect and sustain a healthy, strong lifestyle for our Citizens and future generations consistent with the traditional values of the Ta’an Kwäch’än.

Yukon Research Summit Meeting has Important Outcomes

Elder Bill Bruton, Elder Frances Woolsey and Deputy Chief Michelle Telep attended a meeting on November 23 and 24, 2017, to discuss the research relationships between Yukon College/Yukon Research Centre and First Nations. As the college moves towards university...

Successful Lands Act Meeting

On December 6, 2017, approximately 10 Citizens participated in the first Ta’an Kwäch’än Lands Act Community meeting. Good conversations were held, and a number of ideas came forward on how to proceed with community involvement. Check back at for updates and...

Youth Christmas Triva Night, Wednesday, December 13

Ta’an Kwäch’än Council youth! A fun night of Christmas trivia is being offered In partnership with the Youth of Today Society! Drop in from 5:30 to 8 pm on Wednesday, December 13, 2017, at the Youth of Today Society, 410 Jeckell Street (above Yukon Apparel). Snacks...

Chief Kane Meets with Joint Task Force, November 30, 2017

On November 30, 2017, Chief Kristina Kane met and received updates from members of the Canadian Armed Forces Joint Task Force. The Task Force is charged with operations and administration in Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and the waters Hudson Bay and the...

Youth exchange to Ushiku, Japan!

All Ta’an Kwäch’än Council youth, here is a once in a lifetime opportunity to become involved in a cultural exchange as a Youth Ambassador. This opportunity enables you, if selected, to act as a Youth Ambassador on behalf of Whitehorse and live for 10 days with a...

Elders’ Annual Christmas Luncheon, December 8

From noon until 4 pm in the Health and Education Building at 117 Industrial Drive, Ta’an Kwäch’än Council Elders will be treated to a special Christmas luncheon. Elders are encouraged to bring a small gift to exchange. Amanda Leas has more information at

Chief Kane Opens the Housing Forum/Safe at Home Launch

Chief Kane gave opening remarks November 22, 2017, at National Housing Day, as reported in The Whitehorse Star. At this event, the federal government announced a national housing strategy and the Government of Yukon announced they will be developing a multi-unit...

New Creative Contest for Kindergarten to Post-secondary

Ta’an Kwäch’än Council youth, share your vision of what reconciliation can be in: a poem, song, painting, sculpture, rap, drawing, essay or other medium (deadline March 1, 2018). One submission from each province and territory will be invited as Reconciliation...

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Ta’an Kwäch’än Council

117 Industrial Road
Whitehorse, Yukon  Y1A 2T8
Phone: 867.668.3613
Fax: 867.667.4295