Community News & Announcements Summary Dec 21, 2016

Tsiothohrha/December 21, 2016

 

HEATING ASSISTANCE EXTENSION

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s Heating Assistance Program has extended its deadline and will accept applications up until this FridayDecember 23, 2016 at NOON. Please contact Community Support at 613-575-2341 for more information.

 

TSIIONKWANONSOH:TE VISITOR RESTRICTIONS LIFTED

Please be advised that the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne Department of Health considers the safety of the Tsiionkwanonhso:te residents, employees and community members’ one of our highest priorities.

Effective immediately, visitor restrictions have been lifted. The outbreak has been declared over, as of this morning December 21, 2016. Please continue to practice good hand hygiene, particularly when entering and leaving the facility, both for your protection as well as for the protection of our elders.

If there are any questions or concerns you may contact Tsiionkwanonhso:te facility directly at (613) 932-1409.

MCA Department of Health thanks the community for their cooperation throughout this precautionary measure. We would also like to take this time to thank Tsiionkwanonhso:te staff, friends and family members for their understanding and cooperation during this outbreak.

For more information, please call the Community Health office at (613) 575-2341 Ext. 3220.

 

COUNCIL CONSTITUENCY CHANGE THIS WEEK

For this week, Chief Dennis Chaussi will be available for Kawehno:ke office hours (constituency hours) in place of Chief Louise Thompson. He will be available at CIA #3 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Dec. 23rd.