Skownan First Nation (Waterhen)

Community Links:

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Southern Chiefs' Organization PMH West Region Tribal Council Inc.


Traditional First Nation Community Names: Ishkwaawinaaning

Population (2021 Census): 671

Areas included in population data:
Waterhen 45 (IRI) and (NCM)

Band Office Contact Information:
P.O. Box 106, Skownan MB, R0L 1Y0 Phone: 204-628-3373 Fax: 204-628-3289

Remoteness: Semi-isolated

Transportation: Road access

Languages Spoken: Ojibwe

Available Care

Advisory: Please be aware these numbers may change without notice - best practice is to call and confirm receipt of important information.

Health Centre:
Skonan Health Centre Phone: 204-628-3333 Fax: 204-628-3357

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

Health Director:
Skownan Health Centre PO Box 105, Skownan, MB, R0L 1Y0 Phone: 204-628-3333 Fax: 204-628-3357

Nearest Radiation Therapy Centre:
WMCC (Brandon)

Nearest Community Cancer Program:

Telehealth Access:
Skownan Health Centre Contact site for availability before booking Phone: 204-628-3373