Lakeshore (RM) The community is located between Lake Dauphin and Lake Manitoba.

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MMF Status: Active

Métis Local #: 18

Number of Métis Citizens: Approximately 10

Population (2021 Census): Lakeshore (RM) - 1,186

Community Government/Council: Rm of Lakeshore Reeve and councillors

Role of Elders: Elders are seen as respected and wise individuals

Languages Spoken: English, French, Ukrainian

Available Care

Closest Access Hospital with Emergent or Urgent Care: Ste Rose du Lac (30 minutes away)

Closest Pharmacy: Ste Rose du Lac (30 minutes away)

Services available at the closest accesible nursing station/health centre/hospital/clinic that serves Métis people:
Ste Rose General Hospital: Acute Care (25 beds), Inpatient Services (High Care Needs, Inpatient beds, Palliative Care, Pediatrics), Outpatient Services (Day Treatment), Diagnostic Services (Lab/X-Ray/EKG), Emergency Medical Services (Emergency Department, Ambulance Station), Community Rehabilitation Services (Therapy Services), Primary Health Care (Family Physician Services/Clinics), Public Health Services, Telehealth

Nearest access for being weighed: At the walk-in clinic at Ste Rose du Lac

Cancer Navigation Line:
Prairie Mountain Toll free: 1-855-346-3710 Fax: 1-204-578-2833

Nearest Radiation Therapy Centre:

Nearest Community Cancer Program:


closest accessible bloodwork:
Ste Rose du Lac Hospital has a walk-in clinic

follow-up and primary care:
Make an appointment for a check-up

closest acess to central line cleaning and inspection:
Dauphin (1 hour drive), Ste Rose Hospital or clinic

medical transportation:
Ste Rose and Dauphin have handi-van and ambulance service

closest access to palliative care:
Ste Rose General Hospital has palliative care

closest access to homecare:
Ste Rose and Dauphin have homecare available

closest personal care and independent living facilities:
Ste Rose, Dauphin, Winnipegosis

closest physiotherapy access:
Dauphin MB

community care resources:
There are a couple community centres, community clubs and drop-in centres.

closest accessible mental health supports:
Ste Rose General Hospital has mental health supports, as well as Dauphin

closest access to medical supplies:
Dauphin Mobility

closest access to groceries:
At the convenience store in Rorketon

transportation routes from the community to winnipeg:
Drive from Rorketon to Winnipeg is 3.5 hours

transportation routes from the community to the closest cancer program in the community:
Dauphin (1 hr drive) or Brandon (2 hr drive)

risk of transportation loss:
Sometimes the highway may be closed due to snow