Mohawk Council of Akwesasne

Site: Akwesasne - Tewesateni Rd

Service: Department of Health - Home Care and Home Support

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Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Akwesasne
Address & Map
Cornwall Island Administration Bldg 3
101 Tewesateni Rd
Akwesasne, ON K6H 0G5
 
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Intersection Tewesateni Rd and Island Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Client-centered care and services for older adults, and adults with disabilities * help people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * culturally appropriate services for First Nations 
 
In-home nursing: registered professionals delivering individualized plan of care/treatment 
 
In-home personal support: Personal Support Workers (PSW) are trained caregivers who assist individuals with their activities of daily living, including personal care, meal preparation, laundry, and light housekeeping 
 
Home adaptation: home maintenance workers assist with minor home adaptations to assist individuals with accessibility and equipment 
 
Respite and Palliative: temporary relief for caregivers caring for people with complex medical conditions and end of life care 
 
Telephone reassurance: regular phone calls to older adults and people with disabilities who live alone, to check on their health and safety through the Emergency/Medical Alert Units and system 
 
Transportation: non-emergency transportation to local medical appointments
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Areas Served Akwesasne
Eligibility Members of Mohawks of Akwesasne First Nation
Application Call * referral required
Languages English ; Mohawk
Fees None
Service Categories Home Barrier Evaluation/Removal Services ; Non-Emergency Medical Transportation ~ Indigenous Communities ~ People With Disabilities ; Non-Emergency Medical Transportation ~ Older Adults ~ Indigenous Communities ; Personal Care ~ Indigenous Communities ~ People With Disabilities ; Personal Care ~ Older Adults ~ Indigenous Communities ; Respite Care ~ Indigenous Communities ; Telephone Reassurance ~ Indigenous Communities ~ People With Disabilities ; Telephone Reassurance ~ Older Adults ~ Indigenous Communities
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-575-2341 ext 1190
Fax 613-933-2076
E-Mail aprilc.white@akwesasne.ca
Website www.akwesasne.ca
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Primary Contact Mary Ann Lazore, Personal Support Worker Supervisor; Phone: 613-575-2341 ext 1067 * 613-575-2250 ext 1069
Alternate Contact April White RN, Program Manager; Phone: 613-575-2341 ext 1066; Email: aprilc.white@akwesasne.ca
Primary Executive Keith Leclaire, Director of Health; Phone: 613-575-2341 ext 3304; Email: keith.leclaire@akwesasne.ca
Alternate Executive Cindy Francis-Mitchell, Assistant Director of Health; Phone: 613-575-2341 ext 3301
Other Details
Funding Provincial ; Federal
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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