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Contact Information
Office Phone English, toll free 1-866-522-2122 * French, toll free 1-866-522-2022
TTY Phone Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) Assistance Service 1-800-567-5803
Crisis Phone VAC Assistance Service 1-800-268-7708
Website https://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng
Address & Map
S.B.I. Building, Billings Bridge Plaza
2323 Riverside Dr, 2nd Flr
Ottawa, ON K1A 0P5
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Counsels and advises Veterans and their dependents concerning entitlement under Veteran's Legislation.

* accepts and initiates applications for Veterans' benefits including health care applications, Service Benevolent Funds and trust funds
* provides information and referral services to social welfare and health agencies
* assessment of Veterans with physical or mental disabilities and placement in an appropriate treatment centre: Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre at 613-526-7170
* may provide financial assistance to veterans where services are not otherwise covered
* VAC Assistance Service: short term counselling and/or crisis intervention.

Click here for the Benefits Payment Calendar
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * VAC Assistance Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Veterans and their dependents * serving and retired members of the Canadian Forces and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)
Application Call to apply
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/SeniorsInNeed
Flickr Flickr: www.flickr.com/photos/vac-acc/
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/veteransaffairscanada/
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/veterans-affairs-canada
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/veteransENG_ca
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/VeteransAffairsCa
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Established 1920
Funding Federal
Print Material Pamphlets
Date Updated 26 Jan 2017
Subjects
Service Categories Geriatric Assessment ~ Veterans ; Nursing Facility Referrals ~ Veterans ; Service Cost Payment Assistance ~ Veterans ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Families of Military Personnel/Veterans ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Veteran/Military Personnel Issues ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Veterans ; Veteran Burial Benefits ; Veteran Disability Pension ; Veteran Treatment Cards ; Veteran/Military Hotlines ; Veterans Health Programs

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