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Canada. Veterans Affairs Canada, Mississauga Service Centre

Canada. Veterans Affairs Canada, Mississauga Service Centre
5800 Hurontario St, Mississauga, ON L5R 4B9
Mississauga
24 hours 1-800-268-7708
24 hour crisis line 1-800-567-5803
English 1-866-522-2122 ; French 1-866-522-2022
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
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
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
Varies by program -- call or visit website for details
English; French
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Federal Government
23-Jan-19
09-Apr-19
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Canada. Veterans Affairs Canada, Mississauga Service Centre
Address: 5800 Hurontario St, Mississauga, ON L5R 4B9;
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