About Us

Our Team
Our Collective
Our Funders

Our Team

Women's Advocate

The Women's Advocate can be reached at (867) 667-2693 or womensadvocate@vfwomenscentre.com.


Managing Director

The Managing Director can be reached at (867) 667-2693 or coordinator@vfwomenscentre.com.


Jeszika Milton, Healthy Babies, Healthy Futures Program Administrator

Jeszika can be reached at (867) 667-4134 or cpnp@vfwomenscentre.com


Megan Russell, Healthy Babies Healthy Futures Coordinator

Megan can be reached at (867) 667-4134 or hmhbpeer@vfwomenscentre.com


Véronique Maggiore, A Safe Place Program Coordinator

Véronique can be reached at (867) 667-2693 or safeplace@vfwomenscentre.com


A Safe Place Facilitators:

Susan Vandenborn

Leslie Roberts

Rosaura Garcia

America Dominguez

Margaret Smith

Billie-Janine Richard

Annette Peters

Cynthia Taffe


Administrative Coordinator

Our Admin Coordinator can be reached at (867) 667-2693 or admin@vfwomenscentre.com.


Erika Popyk, Community Kitchen Coordinator

Erika can be reached at (867) 667-2693.


Betty Blois, Community Kitchen Support Worker

Betty can be reached at (867) 667-2693.


Elena Ross, Housing Navigator

Please contact Elena at (867)667-2693 or housing@vfwomenscentre.com if you have any questions about Yukon housing.

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Our Collective

The Victoria Faulkner Women's Centre is governed by a Board of Directors.

Board of Directors

Julie Croquison - President

Eileen Melnychuk - Vice President

Catherine Marangu - Treasurer

Chaofeng Zhang - Member at Large

For more information about joining our Board of Directors, contact us

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Our Funders

Our funding comes from a diverse mix of grants and sponsorships from all levels of governments, foundations, organizations, and individuals.

Government of Canada

  • Public Health Agency of Canada
  • Canada Summer Jobs
  • Justice Canada
  • Reaching Home

Yukon Government

  • Women’s Directorate
  • Department of Justice
  • Health and Social Services Insured Health and Hearing Services
  • Community Development Fund
  • Advanced Education
  • Employment and Training Services
  • STEP
  • SCP

City of Whitehorse

  • Recreation Fund
  • Municipal Services Grant
  • Environment Grant


  • Holland America
  • Girls Action Foundation
  • Canadian Women’s Foundation
  • United Way Yukon
  • Rotary Rendezvous
  • Lions Club

Many individuals, groups, companies

  • ATCO Electric
  • NGC Builders
  • G&P Distributing
  • Bean North
  • Midnight Sun Coffee Roasters
  • Alpine Bakery
  • Superstore & Shopper's Drug Mart
  • Wykes Independent Grocers
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