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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 Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National...


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 suicide is a critical public health concern for...


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 Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National...


May 14, 2020, 11:50 ET Launch of the Chronic Pain Centre of Excellence for Canadian Veterans

This non-profit organization will lead Canada in Veteran-first chronic pain research HAMILTON, ON, May 14, 2020 /CNW/ - The Chronic Pain Centre of Excellence for Canadian Veterans (Centre of...


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 following statement today to recognize National...


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 Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence,...


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 will participate in a virtual ceremony to mark the...


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 Honourable Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence,...


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 Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National...


May 03, 2020, 09:00 ET Statement - Ministers of Veterans Affairs and National Defence commemorate the 75th anniversary of the end of the Battle of the Atlantic

OTTAWA, May 3, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, and the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National...


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 and grave markers, at home and abroad. Today, the...


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 announce funding—through the Grave Marker Maintenance...


Mar 05, 2020, 14:04 ET 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 announce funding—through the Grave Marker Maintenance...


Mar 05, 2020, 13:00 ET Government of Canada unveils poster commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands

In May 2020 Veterans Affairs Canada will commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands and the Allied victory in Europe. OTTAWA, March 5, 2020 /CNW/ - Liberating the...


Mar 05, 2020, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister MacAulay to launch commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands with poster unveiling/

VANCOUVER, March 3, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence and Henk Snoeken, Consul General for the Kingdom of the...


Mar 05, 2020, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Parliamentary Secretary Samson to unveil poster commemorating 75th anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands/

HALIFAX, March 3, 2020 /CNW/ - Darrell Samson, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will present the poster commemorating the 75th...


Mar 04, 2020, 13:53 ET $4 million upgrade at Veterans Cemetery in Esquimalt nears completion

ESQUIMALT, BC, March 4, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada's Veterans and those who gave their lives in service deserve our greatest recognition and appreciation. Their grave sites—maintained in perpetuity by the...


Mar 04, 2020, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister MacAulay to highlight improvements and expansion at Veterans Cemetery in Esquimalt/

VICTORIA, March 3, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, to highlight updates and expansion at Veterans Cemetery in...


Mar 03, 2020, 17:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister MacAulay to highlight improvements and expansion at Veterans Cemetery in Esquimalt

VICTORIA, March 3, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, to highlight updates and expansion at Veterans Cemetery in...


Mar 03, 2020, 14:10 ET Media Advisory - Parliamentary Secretary Samson to unveil poster commemorating 75th anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands

HALIFAX, March 3, 2020 /CNW/ - Darrell Samson, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will present the poster commemorating the 75th...


Mar 03, 2020, 14:00 ET Veterans Affairs Canada announces new Office of Women and LGBTQ2 Veterans

New VAC office dedicated to advancing gender equality and inclusion for Veterans OTTAWA, March 3, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate...


Mar 03, 2020, 13:43 ET Media Advisory - Minister MacAulay to launch commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands with poster unveiling

VANCOUVER, March 3, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence and Henk Snoeken, Consul General for the Kingdom of the...


Feb 28, 2020, 11:00 ET Minister MacAulay meets with US Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie

Homelessness, women and LGBTQ2 Veterans discussed at bilateral meeting in Washington, DC OTTAWA, Feb. 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and...


Feb 18, 2020, 09:00 ET Minister MacAulay and Minister Park of the Republic of Korea meet in Ottawa

Commemorating 70th anniversary, issues of Veterans' well‑being discussed during the bilateral meeting OTTAWA, Feb. 18, 2020 /CNW/ - We honour those who served Canada in times of war, military...


Feb 17, 2020, 05:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister of Veterans Affairs to welcome counterpart from the Republic of Korea and participate in commemorative ceremony/

OTTAWA, Feb. 14, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence and the Minister of Patriots and Veterans Affairs of the...