Canada. Veterans Affairs Canada

Site: Mississauga Service Centre

Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-866-522-2122
E-Mail information@vac-acc.gc.ca
Website www.veterans.gc.ca/eng
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CanadaRemembers
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RSS RSS: www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/news/rss
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/#!/veteransENG_ca
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/VeteransAffairsCa
Site Information
Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
5800 Hurontario St, Ste 137
Mississauga, ON L5R 4B9
 
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Intersection Hurontario St and Britannia Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name VAC ; Veterans' Independence Program
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Provide client-centred services and benefits that respond to the needs of veterans and their families, in recognition of their services to Canada * also keep the memory of their achievements and sacrifices alive for all Canadians
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Funding Federal
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Wide variety of services for veterans and their families * programs to assist after an injury or during the transition from military to civilian life, and many other services to help veterans and their families throughout their life * provides support for the economic, social, mental and physical well-being of veterans, and their dependents * Information and resources

See Benefits Browser for information on all services and benefits

Financial assistance
Income support * death benefit * disability benefits * retirement benefits * health care benefits * caregiver benefit * prisoner of war compensation * War Veterans Allowance

Veterans Independence Program -- assistance with the cost of home care services

Health, Mental Health and Transition services
Medical, psychosocial, vocational rehabilitation * case management * career counselling and job search assistance * long term care
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Oakville ; Peel Region - north to Owen Sound ; Burlington and Milton residents served by the Hamilton office
Eligibility Member or veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces, Regular or Reserve * Veteran or allied veteran of the Second World War or the Korean War * Member or veteran of the RCMP * Family member or survivor of a veteran * eligibility varies by program
Application Apply through any district office for financial assistance from the Army Benevolent Fund * Royal Canadian Navy Benevolent Fund * Royal Canadian Air Force Benevolent Fund * Soldiers Aid Commission of Ontario
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Case/Care Management ~ Veterans ; Federal Government Departments ~ Veteran/Military Personnel Issues ; Military Retirement Benefits ; Military Transition Assistance Programs ; Veteran Disability Pension ; Veteran Employment Programs ; Veterans Health Programs ; Veterans Independence Program ; War Veterans Allowance

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