Mohawk Council of Akwesasne

Site: Saint-Régis

Service: Department of Health - Kanonhkwat’sheri:io Health Facility

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-575-2341 ext 2351
Fax 613-575-1169
Primary Executive Director of Health
Address & Map
31 Hilltop Dr
Saint-Régis, QC H0M 1A0
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Mailing Address PO Box 579 
Cornwall, ON K6H 5T3
Physical Access Unknown
Description & Services
Description (Service) Health centre focused on family and community health * health professionals assess and treat non-life-threatening injuries or illnesses * referrals to other local health services and personal development groups available on and off reserves 
Community-led health teams develop programs to improve the social supports and conditions that affect long-term health * culturally appropriate programs and services for Aboriginals, combining traditional healing and Western medical practices * information about living with diabetes 
Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children: supports for pregnant women and families with young children * home visits by nurses and other home visitors help expectant and new parents with having a healthy pregnancy and birth, breastfeeding, nutrition, child development, and being a parent 
Maternal Child Health: supports for pregnant women and families with infants * counselling to discuss breastfeeding, nutrition, safety, child development, and parenting 
Mental Health Counselling: one-on-one, couple, and family counselling * mental health screening and assessments * short-term and long-term counselling * confidential 
Traditional Healing: Aboriginal healing methods to restore balance and connectedness * holistic approach to individual, family, and community health * one-on-one sessions, traditional spiritual ceremonies, and cultural workshops that support social, artistic, and intellectual traditions
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Areas Served Akwesasne
Eligibility Members of Mohawks of Akwesasne First Nation * Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children : pregnant women and families with children 6 years and under
Application Call or visit * valid health card and certificate of Indian status (if applicable) required
Languages English ; Mohawk
Fees None
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Other Details
Date Updated 28 May 2017
Service Categories Childbirth Education ~ Indigenous Communities ; Community Health Centres ~ Indigenous Communities ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Diabetes ~ Indigenous Communities ; General Counselling Services ~ Indigenous Communities ; Parenting Skills Classes ~ Indigenous Communities ; Prenatal/Postnatal Home Visitation Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; Traditional Indigenous Healing

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