Canada. Veterans Affairs Canada

Site: Mississauga Service Centre

Contact Information
Toll Free Phone English 1-866-522-2122 ; French 1-866-522-2022
TTY Phone 24 hour crisis line 1-800-567-5803
Crisis Phone 24 hours 1-800-268-7708
E-Mail information@vac-acc.gc.ca
Website www.veterans.gc.ca/eng
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CanadaRemembers
Flickr Flickr: www.flickr.com/photos/vac-acc/
Instagram Instagram: instagram.com/veteransaffairscanada/
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
Mississauga, ON L5R 4B9
 
View Google Map
Intersection Hurontario St and Britannia Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency Information
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Benefits Navigator -- online questionnaire to help determine eligibility for 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

Last Post Fund funeral and burial program -- see separate entry

Health, Mental Health and Transition services
Medical, psychosocial, vocational rehabilitation * case management * career counselling and job search assistance * long term care

VAC Assistance Service -- 24 hour crisis line * short-term problem solving with mental health professionals

Operational Stress Injury Social Support Program (OSISS), 416-633-6200 ext 4320 -- peer support for those affected by Operational Stress Injury and for their families

Helmets to Hardhats -- apprenticeship opportunities in the building and construction trades
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 Varies by program -- call or visit website for details
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Apprenticeship Training ~ Veterans ; Benefits Screening ~ Veterans ; Federal Government Departments ~ Veteran/Military Personnel Issues ; Military Retirement Benefits ; Military Transition Assistance Programs ; Veteran Disability Pension ; Veteran Employment Programs ; Veteran Reintegration Counselling ~ Anxiety Disorders ; Veteran Reintegration Counselling ~ Families of Military Personnel/Veterans ; Veteran/Military Hotlines ; Veterans Health Programs ; Veterans Independence Program ; War Veterans Allowance

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