Provides financial assistance for emergencies to any recipient of the War Veterans Allowance
Career Transition Services
Finding a quality job is one of the most important things you need in your transition to civilian life.
A service for former members and Veterans of the CF and RCMP, and their families who may need case management for assistance in coping with a serious injury, career transition or the loss of a loved one.
A tax-free lump sum payment awarded to Canadian Forces members or Veterans who, while serving in the Forces, were detained by an enemy.
A tax-free, lump-sum payment which provides immediate financial help in recognition of pain and suffering.
A disability pension is designed to compensate you and/or your dependants if you are injured while in service. It is payable to eligible Veterans and survivors.
This program can help to compensate for the economic impact that a disability may have on you or your family, such as loss of your salary.
Funeral, Burial and Grave-marking Assistance
Provides and maintains grave markers and offers financial assistance to Veterans’ estates where the Veteran died as a result of a service-related disability or where there are insufficient funds to provide the
Veteran a dignified funeral and burial.
Group Health Insurance
This program offers eligible Veterans and certain survivors access to group health insurance under the Public Service Health Care Plan.
Health Care Benefits
The Health Care Benefits Program offers a wide range of health care benefits and services.
Health Care Card
Health Care benefits and/or services can be obtained by presenting your Health Identification card or letter to a registered provider.
Health Related Travel Claim Information
Services and benefits for Veterans, Canadian Forces members, RCMP members, and the families of those living with a mental health condition.
Prisoner Of War Compensation
A monthly payment made to a Veteran of the Canadian Forces, or Canadian merchant mariner, who was a POW for 30 days or more.
Providers Information Guide
This guide is for existing providers and for those who wish to become part of our Health Care Provider network. This guide also includes our Benefit Grids which provide information about our treatment benefits, their pre-requisites, and any limits associated with these benefits.
If you have been medically released or if you have a rehabilitation need that is primarily related to your military service, we can provide the support you need to transition from the military to civilian life.
Other financial support for those who have received a VAC disability benefit.
Surviving Dependent Benefits
When a disability pensioner dies, the survivor will continue to receive the same pension (for a period of one year) that was being paid to the pensioner. After this one year period, a survivor's pension will be automatically paid.
Veterans Independence Program
A national home care program to help clients remain healthy and independent in their own homes or communities.
War Veterans Allowance
Financial assistance for low-income Veterans and their families.
New Veterans Charter
Do you qualify for programs under the New Veterans Charter? The Self-Screening Tool can help you determine whether you qualify.