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Welcome to Veterans Affairs Canada

 

If you are a current or former member of the CAF or RCMP, or a family member, we have targeted services and benefits to improve your well-being.

Mental and physical health

Support and services related to your physical and mental health and wellness.

Financial programs and services

Support for your income, help making ends meet, emergency funding, and funding for organizations.

Education and jobs

Prepare for post-service life, training and education, and finding a job.

Housing and home life

Getting help at home, assistance with at-risk housing situations, death and bereavement.

Families and caregivers

Benefits and services for family, including survivors and caregivers.

Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)

Options available to you as a member or former member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

Remembrance

History, memorials, medals and decorations of those who served.

My VAC Account

A simple and secure way to do business online with Veterans Affairs Canada.

 

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Features

Accessibility at Veterans Affairs Canada

Read VAC’s Accessibility Action Plan and Progress Report, request alternate formats and provide feedback.

Women and 2SLGBTQI+ Veterans

Women and 2SLGBTQI+ Veterans have played an important role in our country’s military efforts over the years and continue to contribute to its rich history and heritage.

Pride in service

Discover and recognize the important military contributions of members of Canada's 2SLGBTQI+ community.

Services

Have you served in the CAF?

If so, you may qualify for services to support your finances, education, mental health and more.

Alerts

Potential disruption in onsite services at certain locations

Some employees represented by the Public Service Alliance of Canada at the Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services’ (CFMWS) Non-Public Funds are in a legal strike position as of 15 January 2024.

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Dennis Manuge et al v. His Majesty The King

A settlement approval hearing was held on 18 December 2023 in the Dennis Manuge et al v. His Majesty The King (Court file no. T-119-19) class action. More details on the hearing


Notice: Sean Bruyea v. His Majesty the King

On 17 October 2022, the Federal Court issued its decision to certify the class action Sean Bruyea v. His Majesty The King (Court file no. T-1106-20). The Certification Notice and opt-out form can be found here. Find out more: srbclassaction.ca


Notice: Simon Logan v. His Majesty The King

On 24 April 2023, the Federal Court issued its decision to approve the settlement of the class action Simon Logan v. His Majesty The King (Court file no. T-1358-18). The Notice of Settlement Approval can be found here. Find out more


Disability pension corrective payment

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Articles for Veterans and families