Sector 3 – Mental Health and Wellness

Welcome to the Akwesasne Mental Health and Wellness Program

At the heart of our community’s wellbeing lies a deep respect for our traditional heritage and a commitment to nurturing the mind, body, and spirit of every individual. The Akwesasne Mental Health and Wellness Program is dedicated to providing comprehensive support for community members on their journey towards healing and wholeness.

Our program offers a holistic approach that integrates traditional practices with modern therapeutic methods. We recognize the value of our cultural heritage and the strength it brings to the healing process. Whether you are seeking support for addiction, mental health concerns, or other challenges, we are here to walk alongside you.

Our Services:

  • Sahatihaharane Detox Center: A safe and supportive environment to help you through the detoxification process and on the path to recovery.
  • Addictions Outpatient: Personalized treatment plans and counseling services to address substance use and related challenges.
  • Mental Health Services: Professional support and therapy to help you navigate life’s challenges and improve your emotional wellbeing.
  • Traditional Medicine: Honoring our heritage through the use of traditional healing practices and ceremonies.
  • Land-Based Healing: Reconnecting with nature and our roots through land-based activities that promote spiritual and emotional growth.

Our dedicated team of healthcare professionals and traditional healers is committed to providing compassionate and culturally sensitive care to support your healing journey. Together, we can foster resilience, strength, and wellness in our community.

We invite you to take the first step towards healing by reaching out to our team. Let us walk this path together, united in our journey towards a healthier and stronger Akwesasne.


Contact 613-575-2341

Addictions Services at  ext. 3115  

Mental Health ext. 3115
Referrals to Fax 613-575-1168 

Traditional Medicine ext. 3100

Land based Healing
Detox 613-932-5050

visit in person at the Kanonhkwa’tsheri:io Health Facility in Kana:takon.