GREEN FOOD BAG INITIATIVE REVITALIZED BY HEALTH PROMOTION & PREVENTION PROGRAM

The MCA Department of Health’s (DOH) Health Promotion & Prevention, a program under the Community Health Services Sector, has recently revitalized the Green Food Bag initiative. The new rollout of the Green Food Bag took place on Wednesday, June 19, 2024, with staff distributing fruits and vegetables at the Kanonhkwa’tsheri:io Health Facility.   The Green Food Bag initiative offers community […]

Read more

AKWESASNE COMMUNITY FUND APPLICATION CALL OUT 2024-2025

The Akwesasne Community Fund Review Team, on behalf of the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne (MCA), is pleased to announce that applications to receive funding from the Akwesasne Community Fund are now available. Council has set aside a portion of the revenue received from the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation to support various initiatives that might not otherwise receive government funding. […]

Read more

CALL OUT FOR YOUTH REPRESENTATIVES

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne would like to appoint two (2) youth council representatives, to represent the community of Akwesasne.   Eligibility:   The membership of the Akwesasne Youth Council shall consist of representatives, with a goal of equal gender composition, and staggered terms of two to three years. In order to be eligible to represent the Mohawks of Akwesasne, […]

Read more

SOFT OPENING OF ARENA PLAYGROUND & SPLASH PAD

The A’nowara’ko:wa Arena Playground and Splash Pad is now open for everyone to enjoy! We can’t wait to see you and your families making the most of these fantastic new facilities. Please note, a small area is fenced off to ensure our grass grows beautifully — thank you for helping us nurture it.    Play safely and responsibly, and stay […]

Read more

REQUEST FOR CLASSIC CARS

On Sunday, August 11 from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., Tsiionkwanonhso:te Long-Term Care Facility is hosting their 30th Anniversary Celebration!    As part of this exciting day, a Classic Car Show will be held during the celebration. If you are interested in having your car included, please contact Diane Lazore diane.lazore@akwesasne.ca or at 613-932-1409.  

Read more

TRADITIONAL TEACHINGS PRESENTATION: THE MEDICINE WHEEL

The MCA Land-Based Healing Program is hosting a traditional teaching presentation on the Medicine Wheel of growth and understanding. Join us on Friday, July 5, 2024 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Presentation will be held in Kana:takon at the Angus Mitchell Memorial Building (lower lever) and lunch will be provided. This event is limited to 20 participants. If you […]

Read more

CO-ED GRIEF SWEAT LODGE HEALING CEREMONY

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s Land-Based Healing Program will be hosting a Co-ed Grief Sweat Lodge Healing Ceremony. This lodge is a place for individuals who may be suffering from loss and have the opportunity to release feelings and emotions to reconnect with their hearts. When: June 25, 2024 (5 p.m. – 8 p.m.)Where: 364 Cook Road, Akwesasne, N.Y. (Lot […]

Read more

KITCHEN TABLE DISCUSSIONS

The MCA Department of Health’s Community Health Services Sector would like to invite Akwesasne community members to participate in casual kitchen table discussions on Health Promotion & Prevention, Healthy Babies Healthy Children, and Jordan’s Principle. The Department of Community & Social Services (DCSS) will also be on-site on June 19 to present and answer questions on the DCSS Special Needs […]

Read more

BOWLING FOR ELDERS

The MCA Health Promotion & Prevention Program would like to invite elders  to a fun afternoon of bowling on June 25th! Food and admission are free. Open to Akwesasronon ages 55 and older. For more information or to register, please contact Kyle Thompson at 613-575-2250 ext. 3107 or at kyle.thompson@akwesasne.ca.   

Read more
1 2 3 246