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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.

COVID-19 Update

VAC offices are not open to the public due to the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19). You can continue to connect with us through My VAC Account secure messaging or by calling 1-866-522-2122.

Please visit COVID-19 information and assistance for Veterans or Remembrance activities to learn more about the effect of this pandemic on our services.

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.

Not sure where to start?

There are several ways to find information on programs and services at Veterans Affairs Canada. The choice is yours.

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Features

Military sexual trauma

If you experienced military sexual trauma, resources are available to support you.

Events in Afghanistan

The current situation in Afghanistan is distressing for many. There are resources to help you cope.

National Peacekeepers’ Day

Canadian peacekeepers have served all over the world to restore and maintain peace. To recognize their efforts, Canada designated August 9th as National Peacekeepers Day.


Alerts

Notice: Information on Hurricane Larry in Newfoundland

Veterans, former RCMP members and their families who live in Newfoundland and need assistance as a result of the hurricane can call us toll free at 1-866-522-2122.

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Notice of Certification: Manuge et al. v. Her Majesty the Queen (Court File No. T-119-19).

The Federal Court has certified a class proceeding involving alleged underpayments of certain benefits administered by Veterans Affairs Canada and payable to members or former members of the Canadian Armed Forces or Royal Canadian Mounted Police and their spouses, common-law partners, survivors, and other persons.

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Notice of Certification: Jost v. Her Majesty the Queen

The Federal Court has certified a class proceeding involving delayed payment of certain Canadian Forces Superannuation Act pension benefits between 2007 and 2017.

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Solkin v. the Attorney General of Canada

There will be a hearing to approve a settlement in the class action Wolf William Solkin v. the Attorney General of Canada. For more information, please read this notice.


Disability pension corrective payment

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Notice of Determination: Class action regarding calculation of (SISIP) Long Term Disability benefits

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CAF/DND Sexual Misconduct Class Action

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Articles for Veterans and families

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