Media Advisory - Minister Blaney to Deliver Valentines to Veterans at Perley Rideau

OTTAWA, Feb. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs, and Royal Galipeau, Member of Parliament for Ottawa-Orleans, will visit the Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre to personally deliver hand-made valentines to Veterans living at the long-term care facility. The valentines have been created by students from across Canada.

Members of the media are invited to attend.

Location:

Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre
1750 Russell Road
Ottawa, Ontario
   
Date: Monday, February 11, 2013
   
Time: 10:00 a.m.

Interviews and photo opportunities with the Minister, MP Galipeau and Veterans can be arranged on site.

SOURCE: Veterans Affairs Canada

For further information:

Janice Summerby
Media Relations Advisor
Veterans Affairs Canada
613-992-7468

Jean-Christophe de le Rue
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs
613-996-4649