Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition

The Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition facilitates the elimination of poverty in the Yukon through awareness, advocacy and action. Our members are an action-based team who partner with other community members on issues involving food, shelter and access to services.

Mind the Gap
Surviving in Whitehorse
A Home for Everyone
Enriching our Understanding
My Story
My Story

I drank all my life. I never touched drugs until 2003. Then I messed around with it until November 2008. Then I seen it was killing me - financially, emotionally and physically. So I decided it was time to shut it down which I did and I tried drinking a couple of times but one lead to another so I quit drinking all together, too.

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