Red Deer Lake

Nearby are Barrows, Baden, Powell and National Mills. Red Deer Lake is 8 km north of Barrows which is on Provincial Trunk Highway 77.

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MMF Status: Active

Métis Local #: 36

Number of Métis Citizens: 12

Population (2021 Census): Red Deer Lake (designated place) - 20

Community Government/Council: Red Deer Lake Community Council

Role of Elders: Support and knowledge

Community History: Red Deer Lake is a small community with big limitations.

Languages Spoken: English

Available Care

Closest Access Hospital with Emergent or Urgent Care: Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan 45 miles

Closest Pharmacy: Hudson Bay Saskatchewan 45 miles

Services available at the closest accesible nursing station/health centre/hospital/clinic that serves Métis people:
Hudson Bay Health Care Facility: 24-Hour Emergency, Outpatient Care, Inpatient Acute Care, Palliative Care, Laboratory services, Radiology services, Day Care services, Telehealth, Pre-hospital Emergency (Ambulance), Primary Health Care Team, Mental Health Services, Home Care services, Physiotherapy

Nearest access for being weighed: Hudson Bay Saskatchewan 45 miles

Cancer Navigation Line:
Prairie Mountain Toll free: 1-855-346-3710 Fax: 1-204-578-2834

Nearest Radiation Therapy Centre:

Nearest Community Cancer Program:
Swan River


closest accessible bloodwork:
Hudson Bay Saskatchewan 45 miles

follow-up and primary care:
Hudson Bay will refer you to SaskatoonSwan River will refer you to Brandon or Winnipeg

closest access to cancer related drugs:
Swan River or Saskatoon, SK

closest acess to central line cleaning and inspection:
Only at the hospital in Hudson Bay, SK or Swan River, MB

medical transportation:
None, the closest ambulance stationed in Mafeking, MB is 20 miles away

closest access to palliative care:
None, Only offered in the hospital in Swan River or Hudson Bay, Sask

closest access to homecare:

closest personal care and independent living facilities:
Hudson Bay, Sask or Swan River, MB

closest physiotherapy access:
Hudson Bay SK or Swan River MB

community care resources:
Red Deer Lake: outdoor rink and gym at the school

closest accessible mental health supports:
None here, only Swan River

closest access to medical supplies:
Swan River, MB Pharmacy

closest access to groceries:
Mafeking, MB

transportation routes from the community to winnipeg:
Red Deer Lake to Winnipeg is 705 km's

transportation routes from the community to the closest cancer program in the community:
Hudson Bay is 40 miles

risk of transportation loss:
Floods and washed out roads to our community Red Deer Lake was without any outside access. Red Deer Lake has no grader.Snow Storm