About Us

Our Team
Our Collective
Our Funders

Our Team

Exectutive Director

Sofia, our Executive Director can be reached at (867) 667-2693 ext. 6 and at executivedirector@vfwomenscentre.com

Operations Manager

Véronique, our Operations Manager, is currently on maternity leave. Any operational inquiries can currently be directed towards Sofia, our ED, at (867) 667-2693 ext. 4 and at: executivedirector@vfwomenscentre.com

Women's Advocate

Olimpia, our Women's Advocate can be reached at (867) 667-2693 ext. 2, cell # (867) 336-1962, and at: womensadvocate@vfwomenscentre.com

Healthy Babies Healthy Futures

Megan, our Healthy Babies Healthy Futures Program Coordinator can be reached at 667-2693 ext. 3, cell # (867) 667-4134, and at: cpnp@vfwomenscentre.com

Camille, our Healthy Babies, Healthy Futures Support Worker can be reached at the same extension and at: hmhbpeer@vfwomenscentre.com

Community Kitchen Team
Betty and Lusia make up our Community Kitchen team.

Lusia, our Kitchen Manager can be contacted at 667-2693 ext. 4 and at kitchen@vfwomenscentre.com.

Communications Coordinator
Monica, our Communications Coordinator can be reached at (867) 667-2693 ext. 5 and at communications@vfwomenscentre.com

Drop-In Program and Admin Team

Chris, our Drop-In Program Coordinator, can be reached at (867) 667-2693 ext. 1 and at dropin@vfwomenscentre.com

Amanda and  Chris collectively make up our Drop-In team and also cover the main administrative phone line during Drop-In hours (11am to 3pm, weekdays only).
You can reach one of them daily, at (867) 667-2693 ext. 0 and at admin@vfwomenscentre.com


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Our Collective

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

Board of Directors

Amanda - Chair

Lois – Vice Chair

Francis – Treasurer

Aparna – Secretary

Cindy, Fabienne, Janine, and Julianna are our Directors. 

For 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
  • Second Harvest Food Rescue

We also receive donations and discounts from many individuals, groups, and companies.
A HUGE thank you to our most frequent, or most recent, donors: 

  • Yukon Tech Inc.
  • ATCO Electric
  • NGC Builders
  • G&P Distributing
  • Bean North
  • Midnight Sun Coffee Roasters
  • Alpine Bakery
  • Superstore
  • Shopper's Drug Mart
  • Wykes Independent Grocers
  • Bethany Church
  • Blackbird Bakery
  • Due North Maternity & Baby
  • Second Harvest Food Rescue
  • Java Connection
  • Maryhouse
  • Whitehorse Church of Nazarene
  • Riverside Bakery
  • Save on Foods
  • Love2Thrift
  • The Chocolate Claim
  • Nakai Theatre
  • Winterlong Brewing
  • Tru Earth
  • Yoga with Erica
  • Yukon First Nations Educational Directorate
  • 'Sierra's Seniors group' - Copper Ridge Place
  • Can Do Meat & Sausage
  • Artist Maya Rosenberg
  • and individual donors!
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