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Case Management

Case management is a service offered to assist former members, veterans, RCMP and their families who may be finding it difficult to navigate a transition or change in their lives.more info

Address / Contact Info
Veterans Affairs Canada
English - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2122
French - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2022
Web Links Website

Compassionate Care Benefits Program

Compassionate care benefits are Employment Insurance (EI) benefits paid to people who have to be away from work temporarily to provide care or support to a family member who is gravely ill and who has a significant risk of death within 26 weeks (six months).more info

Address / Contact Info
Canada Employment Insurance
Phone: 1-800-0-Canada
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Death Benefit

When military families lose a loved one in the line of duty, there can be great suffering as the surviving spouse and children struggle to find their place in the civilian world.more info

Address / Contact Info
Veterans Affairs Canada
English - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2122
French - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2022
Web Links Website

Detention Benefits

A tax-free lump sum payment awarded to Canadian Forces members or Veterans who, while serving in the Forces, were detained by an enemy.more info

Address / Contact Info
Veterans Affairs Canada
English - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2122
French - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2022
Web Links Website

Disability Benefits

Disability benefits are financial payments provided to individuals who have a service-related disability.more info

Address / Contact Info
Veterans Affairs Canada
English - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2122
French - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2022
Web Links Website

Financial Benefits

This program can help to compensate for the economic impact that a disability may have on you or your family.more info

Address / Contact Info
Veterans Affairs Canada
English - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2122
French - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2022

Funeral and Grave-marking Assistance

Provides and maintains grave markers and offers financial assistance to veterans' estates where the veteran died as a result of a service-related disability or where there are insufficient funds to provide the veteran a dignified funeral and burial.more info

Address / Contact Info
Veterans Affairs Canada
English - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2122
French - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2022
Web Links Website Website

Group Health Insurance

The program offers eligible veterans and certain survivors access to group health insurance under the Public Service Health Care Plan.more info

Address / Contact Info
Veterans Affairs Canada
English - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2122
French - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2022
Web Links Website

Health Care Benefits (Treatment Benefits)

This program provides financial support to qualified veterans for the health-care services or benefits available through VAC's 14 Programs of Choice. Also, travel expenses incurred when travelling to receive treatment benefits and services may be reimbursed.more info

Address / Contact Info
Veterans Affairs Canada
English - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2122
French - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2022
Web Links Website

Health Care Program

The Health Care Program is designed to enhance the quality of life of WAC clients, promote independence, and assist in keeping clients at home and in their own communities by providing a continuum of care.more info

Address / Contact Info
Veterans Affairs Canada
English - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2122
French - General Inquiries: 1-866-522-2022
Web Links Website