Canada. Veterans Affairs Canada [Toronto area]

Site: Mississauga Service Centre

Location, Telephone & Internet
Toll Free Phone English 1-866-522-2122 ; French 1-866-522-2022
TTY Phone 24 hour crisis line 1-800-567-5803 * general inquiries 1-833-921-0071
Crisis Phone 24 hours 1-800-268-7708
E-Mail vac.information.acc@canada.ca
Website www.veterans.gc.ca/eng
Located In Community Mississauga
Address 5800 Hurontario St
Mississauga, ON L5R 4B9
 
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Intersection Hurontario St and Britannia Rd W
Description & Services
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) -- 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 Bruce County ; Grey County ; Oakville ; Peel Region ; Simcoe County
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
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Agency Overview