Ronthahiiohstá:ke Clubhouse

Located at the Diabetes Center for Excellence

66 Margaret Terrance Memorial Way, Akwesasne, NY

Phone (518) 333-0221

Monday to Friday: 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: 12:00 to 8:00 p.m.

The Akwesasne Clubhouse is an initiative program in which the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) awarded the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Alcoholism/Chemical Dependency Program (A/CDP) funds to open a clubhouse for the youth ages 15 to 20 of the Akwesasne community.

Akwesasne Clubhouse Goals

To have the youth in our community gain attributes such as:

  • Skill building
  • Peer engagement to foster friendships
  • Self-esteem and self-worth
  • To develop a sense of responsibility to self and community
  • To encourage positive family, peer, and community involvement
  • To maintain a drug/alcohol-free lifestyle and strengthen recovery

Target Population

The Akwesasne Clubhouse is for youth ages 15 to 20 to have a space that is a safe and welcoming environment for young adults to develop prosocial skills that promote long-term health, wellness, recovery, and a drug- and alcohol-free lifestyle.

Amenities

A professional pool table, ping pong table, dartboard, computers, 65” Mondopad Touchboard, board games, craft supplies for cultural/traditional beadwork, outdoor lawn games, a gazebo and lawn furniture. The Clubhouse will provide snacks and beverages to Clubhouse participants, along with educational/fun trips and scheduled cultural craft making classes.