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Ontario. Ministry of Community and Social Services

Site: Toronto

Service: Soldiers' Aid Commission

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-327-4674
Fax 416-212-1833
Website www.mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/programs/community/SoldiersAidCommission.aspx
Primary Contact Joseph Pallotta, Operations Assistant
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Financial assistance to veterans and their families * assistance is provided once in a twelve month period to resolve a specific problem when all other resources have been exhausted * funds may be granted to assist with the purchase of health-related items such as hearing aids, glasses, prescription drugs and dental needs * home-related items such as rent, repairs, moving costs, furniture, repair/replacement of roof and furnace * specialized equipment such as assistive devices, wheelchairs and prosthetics * personal items, such as clothing and specialized support services
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Veterans in need and their surviving dependants living in Ontario, who served in WWI, WWII or the Korean War, including the Merchant Navy in WWII * funds must be exhausted from all other support resources
Application Applications for assistance are available through the Royal Canadian Legion and Veterans Affairs Canada 
Royal Canadian Legion 
Ontario Provincial Command 
89 Industrial Parkway N 
Aurora On L4G 4C4 
Veterans Affairs 
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address & Map
80 Grosvenor St, 7th Flr
Toronto, ON M7A 1E9
View Google Map
Intersection Bay St and Grosvenor St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Veteran Benefits Assistance

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