Security | VETERANS

Re-open the nine Veterans Affairs service offices.

Liberal Platform (Page 50) | October 5, 2015
Achieved
May 2017

Veterans Affairs Canada office reopens in Prince George

Government News Release | May 25, 2017

Veterans, their families and local stakeholders today joined Government of Canada officials for the reopening of the Veterans Affairs Canada office in Prince George, British Columbia (BC).

The Prince George office is the last of nine Veterans Affairs Canada offices, closed in 2012, to be reopened across the country.

Apr 2017

Veterans affairs office officially reopens in Windsor

CTV News | April 21, 2017

Windsor's veteran's affairs office has officially opened its doors.

The Windsor office is the eighth out of nine veterans affairs offices to reopen by the end of May 2017.

Jan 2017

New Veterans Affairs office opens in Thunder Bay, Ont.

CBC News | January 26, 2017

Federal representatives were on hand in Thunder Bay, Ont. Thursday morning to officially open the new Veterans Affairs office in the city. The Syndicate Avenue S location replaces a previous office in the city's downtown north core that was shuttered by the Conservative government in 2014.

Dec 2016

Veterans Affairs district office reopens in Charlottetown

CBC News | December 01, 2016

A district office was reopened in the city on Wednesday. The office is at 191 Great George Street.

Nov 2016

Veterans office officially reopens in Saskatoon

CBC News | November 30, 2016

The Federal Government officially reopened the Veterans Affairs Canada office in Saskatoon today.

Nov 2016

Justin Trudeau reopens Veterans Affairs office in Sydney

CBC News | November 10, 2016

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has cut the ribbon on a new Veterans Affairs office in Sydney, N.S., replacing one that was shuttered by the Conservative government in 2014.

Nov 2016

Kelowna Veterans Affairs office open for business again

Global News | November 08, 2016

About two years after it was closed by the previous federal government, the Kelowna office of Veterans Affairs Canada has re-opened.

Oct 2016

Brandon Veterans Affairs office reopens following 2014 closure

CBC News | October 21, 2016

The federal government officially reopened the western Manitoba city's Veterans Affairs Canada office in the Brandon Federal Building at 1039 Princess Avenue early Friday afternoon.

Jul 2016

Back in business: Veterans Affairs office closed by Harper government reopens in Corner Brook

CBC News | July 05, 2016

The Veterans Affairs office in Corner Brook officially reopened Tuesday morning, the first of nine such offices across Canada that were closed during the former Conservative government's tenure.

Mar 2016

2016 Federal Budget

2016 Federal Budget | March 22, 2016

Chapter 5 > Enhancing Services for Veterans

To better support veterans where they live, Budget 2016 proposes to reopen and staff service offices in Charlottetown, Sydney, Corner Brook, Windsor, Thunder Bay, Saskatoon, Brandon, Prince George and Kelowna, open an additional office in Surrey, and expand outreach to veterans in the North by working with local partners.