Fort Ellice

Located nearby St-Lazare, MB

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MMF Status: Active

Métis Local #: 95

Community Government/Council: Municipal Government

Languages Spoken: English

Available Care

Closest Access Hospital with Emergent or Urgent Care: Russell Health Centre

Closest Pharmacy: Russell MB and Birtle MB

Services available at the closest accesible nursing station/health centre/hospital/clinic that serves Métis people:
Russell: Palliative Care, Rehabilitation Services, Diagnostic Services, Emergency Services, Home Care Services, Mental Health Services, Primary Care, Cancer Care Services // Birtle: Palliative Care, Diagnostic Services, Emergency Services, Home Care, Elderly Persons Housing, Primary Care, Mental Health Services

Nearest access for being weighed: Birtle and Russell

Cancer Navigation Line:
Prairie Mountain Toll free: 1-855-346-3710 Fax: 1-204-578-2838

Nearest Radiation Therapy Centre:

Nearest Community Cancer Program:


closest accessible bloodwork:
Birtle and Russell have laboratories

follow-up and primary care:
In clinic/phone call appointment, telehealth Russell/ Birtle

closest access to cancer related drugs:
Some patients go to Saskatchewan, Russell, MB or Brandon, MB

closest acess to central line cleaning and inspection:
Russell Cancer Care

medical transportation:

closest access to palliative care:
Palliative care access in Birtle and Russell

closest access to homecare:
Home care access in Birtle and Russell

closest personal care and independent living facilities:
Personal care homes in Russell and Birtle

closest physiotherapy access:
Physiotherapy through Prairie Mountain Health or Brandon

community care resources:
Fort Ellice has an arena and skating rink, a drop-in centre

closest accessible mental health supports:
Community mental health services Birtle/Russell

closest access to medical supplies:
Brandon, Dauphin or the pharmacy near by for smaller items

closest access to groceries:
St Lazare, Birtle or Russell

transportation routes from the community to winnipeg:
Fort Ellice is a 4 hour drive from Winnipeg

transportation routes from the community to the closest cancer program in the community:
There is Cancer Care programs in Russell and Brandon, or Saskatchewan

risk of transportation loss:
Snow storms could delay travel if roads are blocked