• The Canoe Creek Band/Dog Creek Indian Band are members of the Secwepemc (Shuswap) Nation, located in the Fraser Canyon-Cariboo region of the Central Interior.

    The Esk’etemc (formerly Alkali Lake First Nation) are also members of the Secwepemc (Shuswap) Nation. Esk’etemc is located 50 km southwest of Williams Lake and lies midway between the lands of the Canoe Creek/Dog Creek Bands and Williams Lake.

    Visit the web site of the Esk’etemcnow

  • Regional District Population: 4,064 (2016 Census)

  • Esk’etemc Health Services
    Hours: Mon – Thurs, 8am – 5pm
    Phone: (250) 440-5611

    Health services include:
    – Community Health Nursing
    – Home and Community Care
    – Home Care Nursing
    – Children’s Oral Care
    – NNADAP support
    – Patient Travel support

    Contact information for healthcare staff can be found here:

    The nearest hospital is located in Williams Lake.