OPERATIONAL STATUS OF MCA PROGRAMS & SERVICES

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne has compiled a list of programs & services that are operational, suspended until further notice, and closed.

 

Note: If you cannot view the full information, try vertical scrolling on the program tables.

 

  


DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

PROGRAMCURRENT OPERATIONAL STATUSNOTESCONTACT PERSONCONTACT INFORMATION
ADMINISTRATIONOperationalEmergency servicesCindy Francis-Mitchell613-575-2341 ext. 3301
AKWESASNE NON-INSURED HEALTH BENEFITSOperationalProcessing claims, community telephone calls, provider inquiries, drug exceptions
Transportation is limited to essential appointments
Curbside pick-up is available for those dropping off invoices, etc.
Melanie Gibsonmelanie.gibson@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3341
Leah Mitchellleah.mitchell@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3342
Medical TransportationOperationalPrioritizing essential appointment (dialysis, cancer centres, etc.)
Please call 2 weeks in advance for scheduling purposes
Josie Herne613-363-6866
Benefit AnalystOperationalProvider inquiries, pre-verification for emergency situations from health professionalsLeah Mitchell613-575-2341 ext. 3340
COMMUNITY HEALTHOperationalcommunityhealth@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3220

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Lesley Berolesley.bero@akwesasne.ca
Healthy Babies Healthy ChildrenOperationalAccepting of new clients or referrals is on hold until further notice
No deliveries available for vouchers
Natalie Lucasnatalie.lucas@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3220
ImmunizationsPausedApril Terranceapril.terrance@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3220
Aboriginal Diabetes InitiativePausedDelia McDonalddelia.mcdonald@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3220
Child NutritionPausedNo voucher deliveries availableKarole Mitchellkarole.mitchell@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3220
Children’s Oral Health InitiativeSuspended
Community Health NursesOperationalLesley Berolesley.bero@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3220
CPNPOperationalFollow-up via phone, vouchersNatalie Lucasnatalie.lucas@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3220
Environmental Health OfficerOperationalNaeem Irshadnaeem.irshad@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3220
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum DisorderOperationalKarole Mitchell613-575-2341 ext. 3220
Maternal Child HealthOperationalKarole Mitchellkarole.mitchell@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3220
Ontario DiabetesLimited operationsOnly urgent services
Follow-up via phone, insulin requests
Foot care on priority clients
Delia McDonalddelia.mcdonald@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3220
Smoke Free OntarioOperationalDon Lucasdon.lucas@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3220
COVID-19 Assessment & TestingOperationalLesley Berolesley.bero@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3220
IAKHIHSOHTHA LODGEOperationalClosed to the public; visitation to resume following protocolsiakhihsohtha@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2507

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Allison “Mae” Lazore-Greenallison.lazore@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 4202
DOC: Joan Lazorejoan.lazore@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 4203
TSIIONKWANONHSO:TE LONGTERM CARE FACILITYOperationalClosed to the public; visitation to resume following protocolstsiionkwanonhsote@akwesasne.ca
613-932-1409

Friends of Tsiionkwanonhso:te Facebook
Vincent Barry Lazorevincent.lazore@akwesasne.ca
613-932-1409 ext. 1621
DOC: Sonja Sylvestersonja.sylvester@akwesasne.ca
613-932-1409 ext. 1617
WHOLISTIC HEALTH & WELLNESSOperationalwholistichealth@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3115

Wholistic Health & Wellness Facebook
Traditional MedicineLimited operationsPlease call for any appointments/assistanceJanet Tatrojanet.tatro@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3115
Arisawe Lazore613-575-2341 ext. 3108
AddictionsLimited operationsTelephone/virtual appointments, in-person appointments available if neededBonnie Bradleybonnie.bradley@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3115
Joey Davidjoey.david@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3113
Mental Health ServicesLimited operationsTelephone/virtual appointments, in-person appointments available if neededMelissa Jacobs-Swampmelissa.jacobs-swamp@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3115
Wennietanoron Oakeswennietanoron.oakes@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3115
Valerie Rowevalerie.rowe@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3115
Brighter FuturesSuspended
Akwesasne Medical ClinicOperationalTelephone appointments, on-site appointments booked by providerTheresa Connors 613-575-2341 ext. 3215
Nicky King613-575-2341 ext. 3205
Dawn Lazore613-575-2341 ext. 3206
Michelle Sawatis613-575-2341 ext. 3203
Sandra Thompson613-575-2341 ext. 3112
Loretta Smoke613-575-2341 ext. 3202
Kawehno:ke Medical ClinicOperationalTelephone appointments, on-site appointments booked by providerYolanda David613-575-2341 ext. 1110
613-932-5808
Janet Brant, NP613-575-2341 ext. 1110
Katelyn Fedorak, NP613-575-2341 ext. 1111
Anna Thompson613-575-2341 ext. 1111
GamblingSuspended
KahswenthaSuspended
Life PromotionsSuspended
AcupunctureSuspended
Physiotherapy OperationalReferral is needed
Services located at CIA #3
613-575-2341 ext. 1060
PreventionLimited operationsStaff are working remotelyKyle Thompsonkyle.thompson@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3107
Satellite Clinic at IakhihsohthaSuspended
Children’s Mental HealthLimited operations613-575-2341 ext. 3115
Suicide PreventionLimited operations613-575-2341 ext. 3115
WHW NNADAPLimited operations613-575-2341 ext. 3115
HOME & COMMUNITY CARE
Home Care/Home SupportOperationalPSW care is resumingTess Benedict613-575-2341 ext. 1066
Community NursingOperationalPalliative priorityTess Benedict613-575-2341 ext. 1066
AKWESASNE MOHAWK AMBULANCEOperationalEmergency Dispatch613-575-2000
Non-Emergency613-575-2341 ext. 3121
LOCAL INTEGRATED HEALTH NETWORK
Crisis InterventionOperationalFrankie Lafrance613-575-2341 ext. 1069
FootcareSuspended
MaintenanceOperationalTess Benedict613-575-2341 ext. 1066
Congregate DiningSuspended
Meals on WheelsOperationalDailyDave Oakes613-575-2341 ext. 4205
RespiteOperationalTess Benedict613-575-2341 ext. 1066
SecurityOperationalRobert Hall613-575-2341 ext. 1069
Tri-District ServicesSuspended

ADDITIONAL HEALTH SERVICES

PROGRAMSCURRENT OPERATIONAL STATUSNOTESCONTACT PERSONCONTACT INFORMATION
PROXIM PHARMACYOperationalMedication delivery & curbside pick-up available for community members613-575-1160
613-575-2341 ext. 3250

Open: Monday – Friday
(9AM – 5 PM)
DR. DUBUC (OPTOMETRIST)OperationalBy appointment only613-575-1158
AKWESASNE DENTAL CLINICOperationalUpon arrival to appointments, dental clients MUST remain in their vehicle in designated parking spots #2-#5 and call the clinicinfo@akwesasnedentalclinic.com
613-575-2341 ext. 3208

Akwesasne Dental Clinic Facebook

AHKWESAHSNE MOHAWK BOARD OF EDUCATION

PROGRAMCURRENT OPERATIONAL STATUSNOTESCONTACT PERSONCONTACT INFORMATION
SCHOOLS
AMSRemote work/virtual instructionClosed to the publicAndrea Carpenterandrea.carpenter@ambe.ca
613-330-1665
Jill Morgan613-932-3366
Kana:takon SchoolRemote work/virtual instructionClosed to the publicCourtney Thomascourtney.thomas@ambe.ca
Tsi Snaihne SchoolRemote work/virtual instructionClosed to the publicTami Kroontami.kroon@ambe.ca
Head StartSuspendedElaine Thompsonelaine.thompson@ambe.ca
CHILD CAREAkwesasne Child Care Facebook
Kawehno:ke DaycareOperationalOpen to children whose parents are essential workers
Zero 2 Six ProgramLimited operationsIn office: Mondays & Fridays
WFH: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Reduced services: virtual Zoom sessions and activity/food kits available
343-585-2592
613-360-2811

Akwesasne Zero 2 Sixe Facebook
Lani Sundaylani.sunday@ambe.ca
Kana:takon DaycareOperationalOpen to children whose parents are essential workers
Tsi Snaihne DaycareClosed
Private Home DaycareSuspended
POST SECONDARY
Iohahi:io Akwesasne Education & Training InstituteOperationalinfo.iohahiio@ambe.ca
613-575-2754

Iohahi:io Facebook
Norma Sundaynorma.sunday@ambe.ca
Rebecca Smokerebecca.smoke@ambe.ca
Post Secondary OfficeLimited operationsAMBE Post Secondary Facebook
Veronica Jacobsveronica.jacobs@ambe.ca
Hannah McDonaldhannah.mcdonald@ambe.ca
STUDENT SERVICESDenise Jacksondenise.jackson@ambe.ca
Food ServicesSuspended
After School ProgramSuspended
TransportationSuspendedDwayne Thomasdwayne.thomas@ambe.ca
OPERATION & MAINTENANCEOperationalAnthony Benedictanthony.benedict@akwesasne.ca
613-551-4494
AMBE ADMINISTRATIONOperationalClosed to the public
Hours: 7 AM – 3:30 PM (until further notice)
613-933-0409
www.ambe.ca

AMBE Facebook
Donna Lahache (Director)donna.lahache@ambe.ca
Owen Benedictowen.benedict@ambe.ca
Lynn Roundpointlynn.roundpoint@ambe.ca
Heather Jacobsheather.jacobs@ambe.ca
Roberta Lazoreroberta.lazore@ambe.ca
Denise Jacksondenise.jackson@ambe.ca

ADMINISTRATION & GOVERNMENT SERVICES

PROGRAMSCURRENT OPERATIONAL STATUSNOTESCONTACT PERSONCONTACT INFORMATION
ADMINISTRATION
FinanceOperationalClosed to the publicfinance@akwesasne.ca
Richard Fournier613-575-2250 ext. 2466
613-662-5169
Human ResourcesLimited operationsClosed to the publichrinquiries@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250 ext. 2145 or ext. 2146
Information ServicesLimited operationsClosed to the publicHelpdeskhelpdesk@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250 ext. 1130 or ext. 1131
Communications UnitOperationalcommunications@akwesasne.ca

MCA Facebook
MCA Twitter
EMERGENCY MEASURES (EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTRE)OperationalEOC Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday
9 AM – 5 PM
Regina Jacobs
William “Bill” Lafrance
eoc@akwesasne.ca
613-575-5005
613-575-2331
GOVERNMENT SERVICES
Aboriginal Rights & Research OfficeLimited operationsClosed to public; staff working remotelyarro@akwesasne.ca

ARRO Facebook
A/Manager Phillip White-Creephillip.whitecree@akwesasne.ca
Office of Vital StatisticsLimited operationsClosed to the public
Status cards require an appointment and will only be issued in case of emergency via curbside service.
ovs.office@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250 ext. 1013
613-936-1548
Entewatatha:wi (Nation Building)Limited operationsStaff are working from home; continuing self-government negotiations virtually.Peter Garrowpeter.garrow@akwesasne.ca
613-363-5211
Cheavee Williecheavee.willie@akwesasne.ca
518-333-6563
Rachel Lazarerachel.lazare@akwesasne.ca
518-621-7372
Mavis Williamsonmavis.williamson@akwesasne.ca
506-624-3322
Joanna Jesmerjoanna.jesmer@akwesasne.ca
518-333-8267
Mohawk GovernmentOperationalOffice is closed to the public, staff are working remotely & offering assistance via email/telephone only613-575-2250 ext. 2160 or ext. 2161
mohawkgovernment@akwesasne.ca
Chelsea Francischelsea.francis@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250 ext. 2164

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

PROGRAMSCURRENT OPERATIONAL STATUSNOTESCONTACT PERSONCONTACT INFORMATION
ONTARIO PROBATION & PAROLE SERVICESLimited operationsIn the event of an emergency and you can’t reach Mike, clients can speak with anyone at the Cornwall Probation office for assistanceMike Benedict, Jr.613-361-2889
613-933-6335 (Cornwall Office)
QUEBEC PROBATION & PAROLE SERVICESLimited operationsVincenette Cook613-330-0647
613-575-5000 ext. 2402
LEGISLATIVE DEVELOPMENTLimited operationsJoyce Kingjoyce.king@akwesasne.ca
613-575-5000
AKWESASNE COURTLimited operationsPostponed until February 2021
Please email if you have any questions
Kim Lorankim.loran@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250 ext. 1026
Akwesasne Court Duty (Defense)Gilbert Terrance613-330-7490
LEGAL SERVICESLimited operationsWills & power of attorney can be completed by appointmentBonnie Colebonnie.cole@akwesasne.ca
613-575-5000
ELECTIONSLeona Benedictleona.benedict@akwesasne.ca
613-551-1622
AKWESASNE COMMUNITY JUSTICE PROGRAMACJP Facebook
Victim SupportLimited operationsTroy Francistroy.francis@akwesasne.ca
613-360-8897
MCYSLimited operationsRhonda Garrowrhonda.garrow@akwesasne.ca
613-551-7129
DiversionLimited operationsRena Smokerena.smoke@akwesasne.ca
613-575-5000 ext. 2409
613-577-2731
Indigenous Court WorkerLimited operationsPatti Bovapatti.bova@akwesasne.ca
613-575-5000 ext. 2408
613-551-7272
Gladue WriterLimited operationsTawit Arquettedavid.arquette@akwesasne.ca
613-361-2906
Gladue AftercareLimited operationsBrittney Skiddersbrittney.skidders@akwesasne.ca
613-575-5000 ext. 2405
613-361-2904
Section 84 Early Release ProgramLimited operationsFallon Davidfallon.david@akwesasne.ca
613-551-3304
Native Inmate Liaison OfficerLeah Lamesseocdc-nilo@ontario.ca
613-824-6080

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY & SOCIAL SERVICES

PROGRAMSCURRENT OPERATIONAL STATUSNOTESCONTACT PERSONCONTACT INFORMATION
AKWESASNE CHILD & FAMILY SERVICESOperationalOffices are closed to the public, but 24/7 service is available. To reach an on-call ACFS worker (after-hours) and/or report a child in need of protection, please call Central Dispatch at 613-575-2000.Barbra Thompsonbarbra.thompson@akwesasne.ca
613-260-5276

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Emergency/After Hours: 613-575-2000
COMMUNITY SUPPORTOperationalOn-call & available for community memberscsp@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 3262
IONKWANONHSASETSI ADOLESCENT TREATMENT CENTRESuspended
AKWESASNE FAMILY WELLNESS PROGRAMOperationalAs of 1/14/21, AFWP is currently as capacity and cannot accept new clients until further notice
In the event of an emergency, please contact us for possible alternate arrangements
afwpoutreach@akwesasne.ca
613-937-4322

AFWP Facebook
Catherine Lelievrecatherine.lelievre@akwesasne.ca
Lynn Tarbelllynn.tarbell@akwesasne.ca
DEPARTMENT OF TEHOTIIENNAWAKON
PROGRAMSCURRENT OPERATIONAL STATUSNOTESCONTACT PERSONCONTACT INFORMATION
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTLimited operationsOffice closed to the public,
offering appointments via Zoom or telephone
ecdev@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250 ext. 1802

Ec Dev Facebook
For the residents of Tsi Snaihne who want to pre-register their house/business to have access to fibre internet service, please email ftth@akwesasne.ca with your NAME, CIVIC ADDRESS, and PHONE NUMBER. All residents will be contacted for approval and authorization to get connectivity.Questions?
ftth@akwesasne.ca
A’NOWARA’KO:WA ARENASuspendedClosed until further notice

DEPARTMENT OF INFRASTRUCTURE & HOUSING

PROGRAMCURRENT OPERATIONAL STATUSNOTESCONTACT PERSONCONTACT INFORMATION
DIHE ADMINISTRATIONOperationalLeslie Papineauleslie.papineau@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250 ext. 1007
ROADSOperationalHours: 7 AM – 4 PM

Emergency After Hours: Call AMPS Dispatch at 613-575-2000
Kennedy Garrowkennedy.garrow@akwesasne.ca
613-938-5476
BUILDING MAINTENANCE
Educational FacilitiesOperationalAnthony Benedictanthony.benedict@akwesasne.ca
613-551-4494
AMBE On-Call Pager: 613-551-7428
Administration Facilities
Operational
Spencer Thompson
spencer.thompson@akwesasne.ca
Admin. On-Call Pager: 613-930-3490
Jay Hernejay.herne@akwesasne.ca
Admin. On-Call Pager: 613-930-3490
Health Facilities
Operational
Clayton Benedictclayton.benedict@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2341 ext. 1023
DOH/DCSS On-Call Pager: 613-551-7428
WATER & WASTEWATEROperationalClosed to the public

Emergency After Hours: Call AMPS Dispatch at 613-575-2000
John Adamsdts.wwwmanager@akwesasne.ca
613-933-4924
On-Call Pager: 518-404-2252
HOUSINGLimited operationsClosed to the publichousing@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250
Charmaine Caldwellcharmaine.caldwell@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250 ext. 1053
BMO Home Mortgage ProgramLimited operationsCharmaine Caldwellcharmaine.caldwell@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250 ext. 1053
Home Adaptations for Seniors IndependenceSuspendedGina Jones-Thompsongina.thompson@akwesasne.ca
Residential Rehabilitation AssistanceSuspendedGina Jones-Thompsongina.thompson@akwesasne.ca
New Construction Loan ProgramLimited operationsGina Jones-Thompsongina.thompson@akwesasne.ca
Upgrading Loan ProgramLimited operationsGina Jones-Thompsoncharmaine.caldwell@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250 ext. 1053
Rent to OwnLimited operationsBen Benedictben.benedict@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250 ext. 1057
613-551-5608
Rental UnitsLimited operationsBen Benedictben.benedict@akwesasne.ca
613-575-2250 ext. 1057
Emergency Home Repairs & Emergency EldersLimited operationsGina Jones-Thompsongina.thompson@akwesasne.ca
ENVIRONMENTOperationalClosed to the public

Available Monday – Friday (8 AM – 5 PM)
Abraham Francis613-575-2250 ext. 1038
613-360-8656

Environment Facebook
Environmental AssessmentsOperational
Research & Innovation SectorOperational
ConservationOperationTaylor Mitchelltaylor.mitchell@akwesasne.ca
613-930-3267

AKWESASNE MOHAWK POLICE SERVICE

PROGRAMCURRENT OPERATIONAL STATUSNOTESCONTACT PERSONCONTACT INFORMATION
Community Policing ServicesOperationalStaff Sgt. Ranatiiostha Swamp613-575-2340 ext. 3506
AMPS Facebook
Joint Investigations Team (JIT)OperationalDeputy Chief Lee-Ann Beaudry613-575-2340 ext. 3504
Emergency Dispatch ServicesOperationalStaff Sgt. Ranatiiostha Swamp613-575-2340 ext. 3506
SAVE UnitOperationalStaff Sgt. Ranatiiostha Swamp613-575-2340 ext. 3506
COMPLIANCE OFFICEOperationalAs of 10/29, any calls to Compliance must be through Emergency Dispatch

For assistance with wildlife (not dogs), please contact the Conservation Officer
613-575-2000

Compliance Facebook
Mike Francis613-577-0796
Gordon King613-551-6867