• National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

    Recently the federal government designated September 30 as National Day for Truth and Reconciliation for federally regulated workplaces. While we are not a federally-regulated workplace, in respect for the survivors and in honour of those who did not come home from residential school, WAHA will be designating September 30 as a statutory holiday for all…

  • Zero New Positive Covid-19 Cases and Zero Resolved Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm there are zero new COVID-19 cases and zero resolved in our region. The regional case count is zero. In general, for COVID-19, a close contact is anyone who was within 2 metres or 6 feet of an infected person for at least 15 minutes during the time of…

  • Zero New Positive Covid-19 Cases and Zero Resolved Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm there are zero new COVID-19 cases and zero resolved in our region. The regional case count is two, one in Attawapiskat and one in Kashechewan. The case in Kashechewan COVID-19 is counted outside of the community. In general, for COVID-19, a close contact is anyone who was within…

  • Covid-19 Related Death in James & Hudson Bay Region

    To our community members: We can confirm there has been a death related to COVID-19 announced by the Porcupine Health unit for our region. WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Kashechewan First Nation to state that this death is in their community. We wish to offer our sincere condolences to the family, leadership,…

  • Five New Positive Covid-19 Cases and Four Resolved Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm there are five new COVID-19 cases and four resolved in our region since our last update on July 7th, 2021.   WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Kashechewan First Nation to state that these new cases are in their respective community. WAHA is working with Porcupine…

  • One New Positive Covid-19 Case and Two Resolved Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm there is one new COVID-19 case and two resolved in our region since our last update on July 6th, 2021. WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Kashechewan First Nation to state that these new cases are in their respective community. WAHA is working with Porcupine Health…

  • Twelve Resolved Covid-19 Cases Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm there are twelve resolved covid-19 cases in our region since our last update on July 5th, 2021.   The new regional case count is twenty-two, fifteen in Kashechewan, two in Fort Albany, one in Moose Factory, three in Attawapiskat and one in Moosonee. The UK variant is known…

  • Five New Positive Covid-19 Cases and Twenty-Three Resolved Confirmed In James & Hudson Bay

    To our community members: We can confirm there are five new COVID-19 cases and five resolved in our region since our last update on July 2nd, 2021.   WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Kashechewan First Nation to state that these new cases are in their respective community. WAHA is working with Porcupine…

  • Three New Positive Covid-19 Cases and Five Resolved Confirmed in James & Hudson Bay

    We can confirm there are three new COVID-19 cases and five resolved in our region since our last update on June 30th, 2021.   WAHA has received authorization from the leadership of Kashechewan First Nation and the Municipality of Moosonee to state that these new cases are in their respective communities. WAHA is working with…