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Jun 30, 2020, 08:00 ET Bell True Patriot Love Fund awards grants in support of mental health for military families

Five community organizations providing programs tailored in response to COVID-19 crisis TORONTO, June 30, 2020 /CNW/ - True Patriot Love Foundation...


Jun 29, 2020, 14:13 ET Métis Nation Launches Métis Veterans Legacy Program

OTTAWA, ON, June 29, 2020 /CNW/ - The Métis National Council (MNC) is pleased to announce the launch of the Métis Veterans Legacy Program. The...


Jun 25, 2020, 09:00 ET Statement - Minister of Veterans Affairs and Minister of National Defence mark 70th anniversary of the beginning of the Korean War

OTTAWA, ON, June 25, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, and the...


Jun 18, 2020, 15:00 ET Veterans Affairs Canada releases annual study on Veteran suicide mortality

The 2019 Veteran Suicide Mortality Study looks at Veteran suicide over a 39-year period from 1976 to 2014 OTTAWA, ON, June 18, 2020 /CNW/ - Veteran...


Jun 16, 2020, 07:00 ET Canada House Clinics Provides Business Update for the Fourth Quarter of Fiscal 2020

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ TORONTO, June 16, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada House Wellness Group Inc....


Jun 12, 2020, 13:28 ET Trulieve Announces New Partner for TruVet Program in June

Aiming to bring awareness to resources available for veterans, Trulieve has partnered with Florida-based Wounded Warrior Abilities Ranch TALLAHASSEE, ...


Jun 07, 2020, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Canadian Armed Forces Day

OTTAWA, ON, June 7, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Canadian Armed Forces Day: "Today, we...


Jun 06, 2020, 10:06 ET Statement - Ministers MacAulay and Sajjan mark the 76th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy

OTTAWA, ON, June 6, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, and the...


Jun 06, 2020, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on the 76th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy

OTTAWA, ON, June 6, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement today on the 76th anniversary of D-Day and the...


Jun 02, 2020, 07:55 ET MyndTec Announces Partnership with SDVOSB Maness Veteran Medical to Distribute MyndMove™ to the US Department of Defense and The Department of Veterans Affairs

MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 2, 2020 /CNW/ - To improve access for US veterans and active duty military to the latest innovative technology, MyndTec, an...


May 11, 2020, 13:14 ET Despite Pandemic Métis Nation Takes Time to Honour World War II Veteran

HAMILTON, ON, May 11, 2020 /CNW/ - WWII Métis Veteran Marie Knight received thanks from the Métis Nation and a $20,000 Recognition Payment and an...


May 11, 2020, 11:20 ET Statement - Minister MacAulay marks National Nursing Week

OTTAWA, May 11, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, issued the...


May 08, 2020, 08:48 ET Statement - Ministers MacAulay and Sajjan mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (V-E) Day

OTTAWA, May 8, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, and the...


May 08, 2020, 06:00 ET Canada Post honours the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day

Two stories of Canadians mark the defeat of the Nazi regime. OTTAWA, May 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post unveiled two stamps honouring every Canadian who ...


May 07, 2020, 15:20 ET Media Advisory - Minister MacAulay to participate in virtual ceremony to mark 75th anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands and V-E day

OTTAWA, May 7, 2020 /CNW/ - On 8 May 2020, the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence...


May 05, 2020, 09:40 ET Ministers MacAulay and Sajjan mark the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands

OTTAWA, May 5, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, and the...


May 05, 2020, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands

OTTAWA, May 5, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement today on the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of the ...


May 04, 2020, 11:53 ET Remembering Their Sacrifice - 75 Years Since the Liberation of the Netherlands

OTTAWA, May 4, 2020 /CNW/ - In May 2000, the late Cliff Chadderton (1919 – 2013) led a parade of fellow Canadian veterans through the streets of...


May 04, 2020, 11:50 ET Minister of National Defence and Minister of Veterans Affairs Canada mark Mental Health Week

OTTAWA, May 4, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, and the Honourable Lawrence A. MacAulay, Minister of...


Apr 29, 2020, 06:00 ET Canada Post honours the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day

Two stories of Canadians mark the defeat of the Nazi regime. OTTAWA, April 29, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Post unveiled two stamps honouring every Canadian...


Apr 24, 2020, 07:45 ET Reservists Ready Campaign helps businesses assist in COVID-19 response

TORONTO, April 24, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada Company, a national organization that supports, celebrates and honours our men and women in uniform, is asking ...


Apr 09, 2020, 07:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Vimy Ridge Day

OTTAWA, April 9, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Vimy Ridge Day: "Today, we remember the...


Mar 24, 2020, 07:24 ET In a Time of Crisis, we can Stop and Remember

SELKIRK, MB, March 24, 2020 /CNW/ - WWII Métis Veteran Donald Russell Linklater will receive thanks from the Métis Nation and a $20,000 Recognition...


Mar 06, 2020, 16:30 ET Veterans Affairs Canada preserves the legacy of Canada's fallen at Vancouver's Mountain View Cemetery

VANCOUVER, March 6, 2020 /CNW/ - We honour Canada's military fallen and preserve their legacy. One way we do this is by maintaining their gravesites...


Mar 06, 2020, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister MacAulay to announce funding support for grave marker maintenance in Vancouver/

VANCOUVER, March 5, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will...