Resources for Veterans & First Responders

If you are a Veteran of the Armed Forces, Police Service, Fire Department, EMS, Corrections, Border Services or
any other uniformed service, here are resources that you can use to help yourself or others.

If there is a danger to your life or someone else’s,
dial 911 immediately. 

If you need assistance, not a website, please reach out to our Service Officer

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Resources for First Responders

Resources for Serving and Retired CAF Members

Resources for Non-Canadian Serving and Vets

Mobile Apps

Veteran Employment Advancement Initiatives

Veteran Facebook Groups

Resources For Everyone

Canadian Suicide Hotlines by Region

The Silent Enemy: How PTSD Damages Our Soldiers Infographic

 

For Retired CAF Members:

Guide for Wearing of Military Medals in Civilian Attire

 

For families of Injured or Deceased Veterans or CAF members:

Designated Assistant Program for families of seriously injured or deceased members

Assistance with Military Funerals, including financial assistance : Contact Director Casualty Support Management at 1-800-883-6094

Operational Stress Injury Social Support for Families

 

For serving CAF Members:

CF Members Assistance Program 1-800-268-7708

Joint Personnel Support Unit 1-800-883- 6094 JPSU@forces.gc.ca

JPSU Guide to Resources for CAF Members & Veterans & Families

Injured Soldier Network

Education Reimbursement 

SISIP Financial Services 1-800-267-6681

Class A / B Reserve Force Dental Plan – Contact your Chain of Command

Logistik Unicorp for Clothing On-Line

Employee Member Access Application

Reserve Employment Opportunities

 

For First Responders:

Tema Conter Memorial Trust 1-888-288-8036

RCMP Employee Assistance Services 1-800-268-7708

Federal Public Services Employee Assistance Services 1-800-268-7708

Ontario Provincial Police Employee Assistance Program 1-800-387-4765

 

For serving and veterans of the CAF:

Veterans Affairs Canada 1-866-522-2122
Veterans Affairs Canada Crisis Line 1-800-268-7708

Operational Stress Injury Social Support 1-800-883-6094

Wounded Warriors Canada 1-888-706-4808

Visit the CF1 Website to apply for a CF1 Card

Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research

Soldier On 1-800-883-6094  Soldieron-sanslimites@forces.gc.ca

 

For Non-Canadian Serving and Vets

Vet 4 Warriors (USA) 1-855-838-8255

Military Crisis Line (USA) 1-800-273-TALK (8255) and Press 1 or text 838255

CombatStress.org (UK) 0800 138 1619

PTSD Resolution (UK) 0845 021 7873

 

Mobile Apps:

PTSD Coach Mobile App

Veterans Matter (VAC App)

OSI Connect Mobile App

CAF Appreciation

Respect in the CAF

 

Veteran Employment Advancement Initiatives:

Canada Company 1 416 865 4311

Soldier 2 Leader

Federal Public Service Priority Hire for CAF Released Members 3(a) and 3(b)

Veterans Affairs Career Transition Service

 

Veteran Facebook Groups:

31 Canadian Brigade Group Well Being Network

32 Canadian Brigade Group Well Being Network

Send Up The Count

GTA Afghanistan Veterans

Canadian Afghanistan Veterans

United Federation of Canadian Veterans

Wounded Warriors

Military to Civvie Street – Job Insight

 

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