Shamattawa First Nation

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Traditional First Nation Community Names: Kisematawa

Population (2021 Census): 1019 (2016)

Band Office Contact Information:
Shamattawa MB, R0B 1K0 Phone: 204-565-2340 Fax: 204-565-2810

Remoteness: Isolated

Transportation: Fly-in

Languages Spoken: Cree

Available Care

Advisory: Due to staffing shortages and inclement weather in the North, emergency closures of Health Centres, Hospitals and Nursing Stations may occur.

Cancer Navigation Line:
Northern Toll free: 1-855-740-9322 Fax: 1-204-677-5404

Health Director:
Shamattawa Health Services General Delivery, Shamattawa, MB, R0B 1K0 Barbara Skead Phone: 204-565-2340 Fax: 204-565-2720

Nearest Radiation Therapy Centre:
CCMB (Winnipeg)

Nearest Community Cancer Program:

Nursing Station:
Nursing Station General Delivery Shamattawa, MB R0B 1K0 Telephone: 204-565-2370 Fax: 204-565-2519 First Nation Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)

Telehealth Access:
Shamattawa – Abraham Beardy Memorial School Phone: 204-565-2022 Shamattawa Nursing Station Phone: 204-565-2370