Jordan’s Principle ensures First Nation children receive the services they need. This includes supports related to Health and Medical, Caregiving, Education, Recreation and Cultural and Language. Applications are a simple 3 step process and families and individuals can apply through the Council of Yukon First Nations.
For more information and the full application process please go https://cyfn.ca/services-2/jordansprinciple/
A quick guide on how to apply:
Step 1. Connect
A request for service can be made for an individual child or a group of children. You can make a request in two ways:
- Email or call the CYFN service coordinator at email@example.com or toll-free at 1-833-393-9200. We will assist you through the referral process and help you understand the scope of services eligible through Jordan’s Principle.
- Email Indigenous Services Canada directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Step 2. Provide Information
All requests for services will require:
- Name, date of birth, and status number of the child
- Service requested
- Estimated cost
Step 3. Submit the Request
The CYFN service coordinator will submit the request of your behalf to Indigenous Services Canada, and help you navigate the process upon approval.