MCA SEEKING RESPITE PROVIDERS FOR VULNERABLE SECTOR

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne is currently compiling a database of individuals and contractors who may be able to provide respite care (temporary care) to the vulnerable sector. Care is sought for individuals with developmental disabilities, autism and other special needs. Respite care is typically short-term but can provide a priceless care to the client and the client’s primary caregiver. […]

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LOWER YOUR CORNWALL ELECTRIC BILL

Do you want to lower your Cornwall Electric Bill?  The Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP) is a government program that helps low-income families lower their hydro bill costs.  In partnership with the MCA Community Support Program, OESP will conduct two Akwesasne information sessions. WHAT:  Info sessions on a program to help customers lower their Cornwall Electricity billWHO: This program is open to […]

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PERSONALITY DIMENSIONS WORKSHOP

The MCA Department of Community & Social Services (DCSS) and JT Business Services have teamed up to provide a personality dimensions workshop for the community! Join us to learn how to unlock the secrets of your success through the exploration of personality traits.   When: January 25, 2024 (9 a.m. – 3 p.m.)Where: A’nowara’ko:wa Arena (Turtle Room)   For more […]

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AHAP OFFERING EXTENDED HOURS FOR 2023-2024 APPLICATIONS

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s Community Support Program (CSP) would like to inform the community that the Akwesasne Heating Assistance Program (AHAP) application process will be extending times on certain dates to accommodate anyone not able to come and fill out an application from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The final application deadline will be Friday, December 15, 2023, at […]

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RFP: CHILD WELFARE CONSULTANT

The MCA Department of Community & Social Services (DCSS) is seeking proposals from qualified consultants on child welfare related to mentorship and quality services for our Children’s Aid Society.   Deadline to submit: September 22, 2023   Inquiries and proposals must be submitted electronically to joseph.morin-lauzon@akwesasne.ca.   

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OTTAWA REDBLACKS AND UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA GEE-GEE’S HOST FOOTBALL CAMP AT A’NOWARA’KO:WA ARENA

On Monday, July 31, 2023, the Ottawa REDBLACKS and the University of Ottawa Gee-Gee’s hosted a football camp for local Akwesasne and area youth. Ben Maracle, a resident of Tyendinaga, and quarterback for the University of Ottawa Gee-Gee’s hosted the event at the A’nowara’ko:wa Arena in the hopes of building the sport of football in indigenous communities.   The football […]

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COLLEGE BUG OUT BAGS

The Akwesasne Child & Family Services Traditional Support Unit will be giving away book bags to college-bound students! Book bags include items such as sage to smudge, relaxation teas, and stress relief tools to help with overall physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health.   If you’ve received a bag in the past, you will not be eligible for this year’s […]

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MOVIE IN THE PARK

The Akwesasne Family Wellness Program would like to invite the community to a movie in the park! Join us on Friday, June 23 at the Generations Park pavilion for a viewing of Strange World (rated PG). Movie starts at 8:30 p.m. and no drop-offs will be allowed.   

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FREE MOVIE EVENTS FOR JUNE 2023

The Akwesasne Family Wellness Program is hosting a number of free movie events throughout the month!   June 23:PG Disney movie at Generations Park June 24:PG-13 LGBTQ+ movie at the Port Theatre (Cornwall) June 29:PG Disney movie at the Port Theatre (Cornwall)   If you have any questions, please reach out to the AFWP at 613-937-4322.  

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RFP: DCSS LEGAL COUNSEL SERVICES

The MCA Department of Community & Social Services (DCSS) is requesting proposals from qualified law firms regarding legal services for Akwesasne Child & Family Services (ACFS). DCSS is seeking legal advice & representation for matters pertaining to ACFS’ Ontario child welfare mandate, including activities and related matters concerning jurisdiction & legal authority. If you have any questions regarding the request […]

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