Tsiionkwanonhso:te Adult Care

It is our tradition and belief that our elders are to be cared for as if they were our own

Our History

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne and the Department of Health is pleased to present Tsiionkwanonhso:te, meaning “Our Home”.  Tsiionkwanonhso:te is a 50 bed long term facility that has been serving our Akwesasne Mohawk Territory and surrounding communities since 1994.  Tsiionkwanonhso:te offers many different  services and programs to accommodate each residents needs. 

Our Mission Statement

Contributing to improving the quality of life of adults, Elders and families by delivering programs and services to sustain their health, social, cultural and life enrichment needs.  We deliver services in a warm and caring, fun and safe, home like environment.  We are committed to working cooperatively and professionally to fulfill the diverse needs of our Mohawk People, our Partners and Regulatory Bodies.

Nursing and Medical Services

Our professional providers are fully certified and qualified to offer health care to our residents. (physician, RN, RPN, PSW 24/7, restorative care aide, mental health, pharmaceutical).  We offer massage therapy, physiotherapy, occupational therapy and art therapy for residents.  For additional costs available is a licensed Esthetician, hairstylist, private satellite TV, phone and climate control in resident rooms.  Religious services are offered on thursdays in the activity room.

Leisure Programs

Tsiionkwanonhso:te offers fully implemented Activity programs that residents can partake in.  Programs are held in the common lounges and/or outdoors on the grounds, overlooking the might St.Lawrence River.  (volunteers, scheduled activities, handicap accessible bus for monthly outings for residents, community special events, fundraising events).

Food Services

We have a registered dietician, nutritous meals and snacks, monthly special event meal activities.