Security | VETERANS

Re-open the nine Veterans Affairs service offices.

Liberal Platform (Page 50) | October 5, 2015
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May 25, 2017

Veterans Affairs Canada office reopens in Prince George

Government News Release

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.

April 21, 2017

Veterans affairs office officially reopens in Windsor

CTV News

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.

January 26, 2017

New Veterans Affairs office opens in Thunder Bay, Ont.

CBC News

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.

December 1, 2016

Veterans Affairs district office reopens in Charlottetown

CBC News

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

November 30, 2016

Veterans office officially reopens in Saskatoon

CBC News

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

November 10, 2016

Justin Trudeau reopens Veterans Affairs office in Sydney

CBC News

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.

November 8, 2016

Kelowna Veterans Affairs office open for business again

Global News

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

October 21, 2016

Brandon Veterans Affairs office reopens following 2014 closure

CBC News

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.

July 5, 2016

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

CBC News

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.

March 22, 2016

2016 Federal Budget

2016 Federal Budget

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.