Visits at Whitehorse Correctional Centre suspended at this time

The Whitehorse Correctional Centre is suspending all visits for the next 8 days due to an influenza outbreak. We'll revisit this change in operations following the 8-day suspension period.

Volunteer at Whitehorse Correctional Centre

We are looking for people who can volunteer at the correctional centre. Their interactions with inmates can have a positive effect. Almost 75 volunteers help with programs for inmates, such as:

Do you have an idea that could have a positive impact?

If you're looking to help with the rehabilitation and reintegration of inmates, we'd like to hear from you.

What you need to know about security

Volunteers must:

  • do a security check before starting at the correctional centre; and
  • follow all rules and security protocols at the correctional centre.

How to apply to volunteer

  1. To express your interest, create a proposal with:
    • your experience;
    • qualifications; and
    • contact information.
  2. Submit your proposal.

Fax: 867-455-2905
Mail: Whitehorse Correctional Centre
25 University Drive (J-4),
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 5B6


If you have questions, email