Gift Lake Gift Lake Metis Settlement

Gift Lake Community Learning Centre

Headstart – preschool program – 780-767-3030

Gift Lake School – Kindergarten to Grade 9 – 780-767-3935

Northern Lakes College – adult upgrading, post-secondary college programs, and University Studies – 780-767-3739

Youth Centre

Gift Lake Development Corporation 780-767-3894

Gift Lake Development Corporation has been striving to provide the best in several oilfield and lease construction services for over 29 years.

General manager: Blake Anderson
780-767-3894 (Office) 780-536-5016 (Cell)

Safety Officer: Hector Lamouche Jr.

Firetack Coordinator

Shop Mechanic: Dale Anderson

Services include:

  • Oilfield Lease Construction
  • Road Building
  • Equipment Hauling
  • Gravel Hauling
  • Brush Clearing
  • Lease Clean- Up
  • Seismic Line Cutting
  • Pipeline right of way clearing
  • General Contracting – Labour Crews – Powersaw Crews
  • Job Safety Program

Gift Lake Development Corporation is available year round, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. To contact our office please call:

Office: 780-767-3894
Fax: 780-767-2230

Gift Lake Community Health Services

780-767-2101 phone / 780-767-2490 fax

Jolene Anderson, Community Health Representative

Connie Anderson, Community Health Representative

The following services that Alberta Health Services provides to the Gift Lake Metis Settlement are as follows: 1 full time community health representative 5 days a week (Mon to Fri), 1 part-time community health representative 3 days a week (Tue to Thur). A public health nurse from High Prairie comes to do Immunization clinic once a week (this includes flu vaccine during flu season) and postnatal visits. Chronic disease management services (eg. Diabetic clinic) and dietician/nutritionist services clinic once a month, mental health clinic twice a month for the community. A cultural liaison worker who comes to see clients who need or want to talk to someone but do not necessarily need a therapist and also does workshops/training such as stress and anxiety, psychological first aid, skills for psychological recovery, mental health first aid. Dental for children from 12 months old and up to grade 6 (cleaning and fluoride). Once every other month and a dental team from Grande Prairie come to the community school once or twice a year (depending on need) to do sealants for children from ECS to grade 6. Occupational Health Therapist on an as needed basis, home care is by self-referral and clients call a toll free number if they need to access the services. Environmental Health Services are on an as needed basis. Screen Test (mammograms and cervical cancer screening) comes to the community one a year for these screenings.

Fire Department

In case of fire call 911 or 780-767-2911

Gordon Belcourt, Fire Chief, 780-767-2911

Chris Gladue, Volunteer

Ken Shaw, Volunteer

Brenda Auger, Volunteer


Water Treatment Plant/Altagas Contractors – 780-767-3982

John Laderoute, WTP Operator

Benny L’Hirondelle, WTP Operator

Waste Transfer Station/Landfill Management Operator: Ivan Knibb

The Gift Lake Metis Settlement also delivers various different programs and services in the community

Gail Lamouche, Community Justice

Claudia Auger, Integrated Services

Jackie Belcourt, Family Engagement

Joanne Calahaisen, Parent Link

Vacant, Community Adult Learning Program

Cynthia Anderson (Joy), Prenatal Program 

Bonnie Lamouche, Strategic Training lnitatives

Delilah Calahasin, Land & Membership

Ken Shaw, Director of Public Works

Vacant, Elders Coordinator

Ryan McLeod, Consultation Office

Roger Higgins, Project Manager

Iner Gauchier, Oil & Gas Manager