Add to clipboard
 Share  |  Email  |  Print
Organization: Canada. Veterans Affairs Canada - Ottawa - Veterans Services  
Phone Numbers: English, toll free 1-866-522-2122 * French, toll free 1-866-522-2022
Teletype: Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) Assistance Service 1-800-567-5803
Crisis: VAC Assistance Service 1-800-268-7708
Email: information@vac-acc.gc.ca
Website: www.vac-acc.gc.ca
Address:
S.B.I. Building, Billings Bridge Plaza
2323 Riverside Dr, 2nd Flr
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0P5
Intersection: Bank St and Riverside Dr
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Accessibility Notes: Fully Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * VAC Assistance Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Dates: Year-round
Service Description: Counsels and advises Veterans and their dependents concerning entitlement under Veteran's Legislation.
  • accepts and initiates applications for Veterans' benefits including health care applications, Service Benevolent Funds and trust funds
  • provides information and referral services to social welfare and health agencies
  • assessment of Veterans with physical or mental disabilities and placement in an appropriate treatment centre: Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre at 613-526-7170
  • may provide financial assistance to veterans where services are not otherwise covered
  • VAC Assistance Service: short term counselling and/or crisis intervention

Fees: None
Application: Call to apply
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Veterans and their dependents * serving and retired members of the Canadian Forces and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)
Languages: English ; French
Area(s) Served: Eastern Ontario
See Also: Financial Assistance for People with Disabilities
Survivor Benefits
Veterans

This information was last completely updated on 1/21/2016

Update Service Profile

© 2016, Community Information Centre of Ottawa