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  • IMPORTANT REGIONAL NOTICE: COVID-19 VACCINE PLAN

    Dear community members of the James and Hudson Bay Region: On January 5th, 2021 WAHA sent out a notice explaining details about Health Canada’s approved use of the Moderna Vaccine in Canada to prevent the spread of COVID-19. In preparation for the vaccine’s arrival to the Region, WAHA has been working with Porcupine Health Unit,…

  • BREAKING NEWS: One additional in Fort Albany has been confirmed increasing the total number to two.

  • Moderna Vaccine Update: Frequently asked questions

    What is the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine? The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine (mRNA-1273) is used to prevent COVID-19. This disease is caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) Who is eligible to receive the vaccine? The vaccine is approved for people who are 18 years of age and older. Its safety and effectiveness in people…

  • BREAKING NEWS: 3 confirmed cases of COVID-19 safely isolating in Moose Factory.

  • Possible Public Exposure to COVID-19 Related to Air Travel

    The Porcupine Health Unit is investigating a confirmed COVID-19 case from out of the Porcupine Health Unit region. Porcupine and Moose Cree Public Health are currently following up with all identified as close contacts. This individual does not add to the health unit’s case count and continues to remain in isolation. May we continue to…

  • Moose Cree Extends By-Law till January 13th, 2021

    For more information on the By-law, please click here for more details.

  • Human Rights Day: December 10, 2020

    Source: www.un.org Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December — the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted, in 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). The UDHR is a milestone document that proclaims the inalienable rights which everyone is entitled to as a human being – regardless of race, colour, religion, sex,…

  • International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

    Source: World Health Organization Take action: 10 ways you can help end violence against women, even during a pandemic In 2020, COVID-19 touched our lives in nearly every way, everywhere, as countries went into lockdown and restricted movement to contain the spread of the virus. As doors closed and isolation began, reports of all forms…

  • Possible exposure to COVID-19 on Polar Bear Express

    Please click here to view the news release.

  • Celebrating How Far We’ve Come

    History: How we got here Ten years ago, on Thursday July 10, 2010, after a three-year process, historic resolutions were signed in Moosonee, Ontario confirming commitment to integrate the provincial James Bay General Hospital and the federal Weeneebayko Health Ahtuskaywin into the new Weeneebayko Area Health Authority (WAHA). This historic event involved corporation and collaboration…