Gander has minimal health services.
Gander actually services the communities of Appleton, Benton and Glenwood. The health care in Gander includes Bell Place Community Health Centre, James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, and Lakeside Homes
There are limited economic opportunities.
The main economic industries include transportation, communications, public administration and defense. In addition, a large portion of the economy in Gander is driven by the service industry as it is central to a service area consisting of more than 80,000 people in some 130 communities within a 100km radius.
Gander doesn’t have many recreational attractions.
The Town supports and operates many parks, hiking trails, playgrounds and recreational programs year-round. Major facilities include a multi-purpose hockey arena, a curling club and an 18-hole golf course.
You need to leave to access retail and other services.
Town of Gander has over 420 businesses that include more than 200 dining and retail establishments.