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Organization: Mohawk Council of Akwesasne - Department of Health - Home Care and Home Support  
Phone Numbers: 613-575-2341 ext 1190
Fax: 613-933-2076
Cornwall Island Administration Bldg 3
101 Tewesateni Rd
Akwesasne, ON
K6H 0G5
Intersection: Tewesateni Rd and Island Rd
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Administration: Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Executives: Keith Leclaire - Director of Health
613-575-2341 ext 3304 *
Cindy Francis-Mitchell - Assistant Director of Health
613-575-2341 ext 3301
Public Contacts: Mary Ann Lazore - Home Support Supervisor
613-575-2341 ext 1067
April White - Program Manager
613-575-2341 ext 1066 *
Service Description: Provide client-centered care and services for older adults, and adults with disabilities * helps people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * culturally appropriate services for First Nations

In-home nursing: registered professionals delivering individualized plan of care/treatment

In-home personal support: Personal Support Workers (PSW) are trained caregivers who assist individuals with their activities of daily living, including personal care, meal preparation, laundry, and light housekeeping

Home adaptation: home maintenance workers assist with minor home adaptations to assist individuals with accessibility and equipment

Respite and Palliative: temporary relief for caregivers caring for people with complex medical conditions and end of life care

Telephone reassurance: regular phone calls to older adults and people with disabilities who live alone, to check on their health and safety through the Emergency/Medical Alert Units and system

Transportation: non-emergency transportation to local medical appointments

Fees: None
Application: Call * referral required
Eligibility / Target Population: Members of Mohawks of Akwesasne First Nation
Languages: English * Mohawk
Area Served:
Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties  
See Also: Foot Care - In-Home
Friendly Visiting
Home Help and Homemaking
Home Maintenance and Repair
In-Home Nursing
In-Home Personal Support
Respite Care for Adults
Respite Care for Seniors
Transportation - Accessible
Transportation - Non-Accessible and Volunteer

This information was last completely updated on March 19, 2018

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