Resolution Number: 2012-09-18Support For Kashechewan Hospital
2012-09-18 EXCERPT:

Attawapiskat First Nation

Kashechewan First Nation

Fort Albany

First Nation

Moose Cree First Nation

Taykwa Tagamou Nation

Chapleau Cree First Nation

Missanabie Cree First Nation

Mushkegowuk Council 27th Annual Mamowihitowin

Chief Rex Knapaysweet Fort Albany First Nation

Marjorie Cachagee-Lee, Proxy Chapleau Cree First Nation

Certified copy of a resolution passed on September 14, 2012

September 14, 2012

Taykwa Tagamou Nation

Resolution No. 2012-09-18

Support for Kashechewan Hospital

WHEREAS health services are a critical continuing need and service in Mushkegowuk communities; and·

WHEREAS Kashechewan is the only coastal Mushkegowuk community without a hospital facility; and

WHEREAS the Weeneebayko Area Health Authority has various plans for capital developments and health facilities in the Mushkegowuk region, including for a hospital in Kashechewan; and

WHEREAS the health needs in Kashechewan are urgent;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that this Mamowihitowin of the Omushkego supports the acceleration of plans to build a hospital facility in Kashechewan, in view of the urgent needs in Kashechewan as the only coastal Mushkegowuk community without such a facility.

Resolution No. 2012-09-18