Baker Lake

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region: Kivalliq

Traditional First Nation Community Names: Qamani'tuaq

Population (2021 Census): 2,061

Languages Spoken: Inuktitut, English, French

Available Care

Health Centre:
Baker Lake Health Centre Phone: (867) 793-2816 Fax: (867) 793-2812

Cancer Navigation Line:
Winnipeg Toll free: 1-855-837-5400 or fax 1-204-235-0690


kivalliq inuit services
Kivalliq Inuit Services (KIS) is located in Winnipeg and offers support to ANY client with a Nunavut health number. KIS can provide Inuktitut interpreters and nursing coordinators that can assist in care planning. Connecting with these nurses can be a key part of supporting Inuit client from Nunavut. Call (204)989-1020.

medical travel
Kivalliq Region Toll Free Line: 1-844-886-8020 (24hrs) Phone: 1-867-645-4336

transportation route
Flights to Baker Lake arrive and depart daily via Rankin Inlet. Air service is operated by either Calm Air, Skyward Aviation, or Kivalliq Air.