Canada War Veterans

600 'Points Of Service'

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.05.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The recent closure of eight Veterans Affairs offices has ignited a war of words between former soldiers and the Harper government over access...

Actually, We do Take Care of Our War Veterans

Steven Blaney | Posted 06.20.2012 | Canada Politics
Steven Blaney

In a blog post, NDP MP Irene Mathyssen claimed the government isn't doing enough to support veterans. Yet while we have doubled the number of Operational Stress Injury (OSI) clinics, Mathyssen's party voted against this measure. I find it difficult to reconcile the idea of calling for more support while voting against those initiatives.

Severely Disabled War Vets Kept In The Dark On Benefits: Ombudsman

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.17.2012 | Canada

OTTAWA - Some of the country's most severely injured soldiers were not told by Veterans Affairs Canada about all of the benefits and allowances they w...