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Organization: Mohawk Council of Akwesasne - Department of Health - Kanonhkwat’sheri:io Health Facility  
Phone Numbers: 613-575-2341 ext 2351
Fax: 613-575-1169
PO Box 579
Cornwall, ON
K6H 5T3
Street Address:
31 Hilltop Dr
Intersection: First St and Hilltop Dr
Hours: Administration: Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Service Description: 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

Fees: None
Application: Call or visit * valid health card and certificate of Indian status (if applicable) required
Eligibility / Target Population: Members of Mohawks of Akwesasne First Nation * Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children : pregnant women and families with children 6 years and under
Languages: English * Mohawk
Area Served:
Lanark, Leeds & Grenville, Stormont/Dundas/Glengarry  
See Also: Health Centres and Programs for Indigenous Peoples

This information was last completely updated on May 28, 2017

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Updated May 28, 2017
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