Canada. Veterans Affairs Canada [Toronto area]

Site: Mississauga Service Centre

Description
Description (Service) Benefits Navigator online questionnaire to help determine eligibility for services and benefits

Financial assistance
  • income support
  • death benefit
  • disability 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 listing

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

VAC Assistance Service
24 hour crisis line and 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

Veterans Housing Navigation Team, 416-869-3619 ext 276
Case management for homeless veterans, partnership with Good Shepherd Ministries (see separate listing)

Helmets to Hardhats
Apprenticeship opportunities in the building and construction trades
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm</br>Crisis line Mon-Sun 24 hours
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
Address and Location
Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
5800 Hurontario St
Suite 205
Mississauga, ON
Canada L5R 4B9
 
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Intersection Hurontario St and Britannia Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
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 * general inquiries 1-833-921-0071
Crisis Phone 24 hours 1-800-268-7708
E-Mail information@veterans.gc.ca
Website www.veterans.gc.ca/eng

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