Whale Cove

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region: Kivalliq

Traditional First Nation Community Names: Tikiraqjuaq

Population (2021 Census): 470

Languages Spoken: Inuktitut, English

Available Care

Health Centre:
Whale Cove Health Centre Phone: (867) 896-9916 Fax: (867) 896-9115

Cancer Navigation Line:
Winnipeg Toll free: 1-855-837-5400 or fax 1-204-235-0690


kivalliq inuit services
Kivalliq Inuit Services (KIS) is located in Winnipeg and offers support to ANY client with a Nunavut health number. KIS can provide Inuktitut interpreters and nursing coordinators that can assist in care planning. Connecting with these nurses can be a key part of supporting Inuit client from Nunavut. Call (204)989-1020.

medical travel
Kivalliq Region Toll Free Line: 1-844-886-8020 (24hrs) Phone: 1-867-645-4336

transportation route
Flights are available to Whale Cove via Rankin Inlet every day of the week except Sunday, on Kivalliq Air, Calm Air and Skyward Aviation. Please check with the airlines for schedule changes.