The area's medical needs are provided through the Margaret Cochenour Memorial Hospital in Red Lake as well as the medical clinic. Red Lake offers a range of other services including ambulance, dental, and scheduled visits for special needs.
The area has excellent functional facilities provided by the public and separate school boards. Schools in Red Lake provide a full range of facilities from JK to grade 12. Adult and distance education, and special needs education services are also available in the area.
Red Lake is accessed via Hwy 105 which connects to the Trans Canada Hwy 17 at Vermilion Bay. The Red Lake Airport is open year-round and has daily scheduled flights.
Communications services include telephone (Bell Canada), Cable TV, Internet, Teleconference, and one regional and one national radio station (with local transmission).
The Municipality of Red Lake provides modern services to its community. Other services including power and natural gas are provided by regional/national utilities. Red Lake also maintains a number of recreational facilities and parks.
Land and Housing
There is a large variety of available housing (both private and rental) and building lots within the
Municipality of Red Lake from residential units within the main towns to waterfront lots on the major water systems which surround both communities.