In 2019-20, the VFWBF will award $3M in grants and contributions, to private, public or academic organizations to conduct research and implement initiatives and projects that support the well-being of Veterans and theirfamilies.
For information on the Fund including eligibility, please visit our program guidelines. https://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/about-vac/research/well-being-fund/vfwb-guidelines
Applications will be accepted from February 28, 2019 – March 29, 2019 through the online application system available here. https://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/about-vac/research/well-being-fund
The Veterans Emergency Fund (VEF) provides financial support to Veterans, their families or their survivors whose well-being is at risk due to an urgent and unexpected situation.
What is an emergency? Every situation will be different and unique, which is why applications will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. The fund covers essential needs, such as:
As this is only temporary financial relief, we will also work with you to identify your long-term needs. Together, we will look for solutions to improve your financial stability.
You should apply for this program if you have an urgent financial need, and are:
For more information go to: https://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/financial-support/emergency-funds/veterans-emergency-fund
Are you a veteran or family member of a veteran? Do you have problems sleeping?
We are recruiting veterans and their family members to test the impact of self-applied hand Shiatsu on sleep.
This technique is drug free and has no cost.
Participants can withdraw from the study before completion and will be compensated for parking.
This study is funded by Veterans Affairs Canada and supported by the Royal Canadian Legion
Alberta- NWT Command, has been approved the Health Research Ethics Board of the University of Alberta. To learn more email Dr. Cary Brown,
Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta at email@example.com or phone 780-492-9545.
An estimate of approximately 18 to 20 thousand Canadian Forces members ingested the drug and suffered side effects of various degrees.
It does not matter what year the drug was issued and when the order directing to ingest Mefloquine occurred.
The drug causes the medical condition quineism toxicity (poisoning)
Research history has shown the drug manufactures and the military organizations who issued the drug knew and understood the drug cause psychoactive symptoms of various effects.
The drug causes the medical condition quineism toxicity (poisoning).
If you are looking for more information, contact: Howie,Sacks&Henry LLP and Wadell Phillips LLP 3500 – 20 Queen St. W., Toronto, ON M5H 3R3
Fax: 416-361-0083 Toll Free: 877-474-5997 www.hshlawyers.com
Faces to Graves, a remembrance project based in the Netherlands, is a joint tribute by the three Canadian war cemeteries:
The project is seeking photos and stories to create a Digital Monument to the soldiers buried at those cemeteries.
If you have photos, stories, or other information that can contribute to the project, please contact Faces to Graves. www.facestograves.nl
The Veterans Service Centre in Edmonton is a place for veterans to get help accessing:
Supports and services are available to any veteran who is:
To visit the Veterans Service Centre:
Hours: 9 am to 12 pm and 1 pm to 4 pm (Monday to Friday)
For more information visit: