Directory of Community Programs and Services in Barrie Ontario

Canada. Veterans Affairs Canada [Toronto area]

Site: Mississauga Service Centre

Record #: PEL1038
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 15 Aug 2023


Office Phone Crisis Line: 1-800-268-7708, 24 hours ; TTY Crisis Line: 1-800-567-5803, 24 hours
Toll Free Phone 1-866-522-2122, English ; 1-866-522-2022, French
TTY Phone 1-833-921-0071, general inquiries


Address & Map
5800 Hurontario St
Mississauga, ON
Canada L5R 4B9
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Intersection Hurontario St and Britannia Rd W
Mailing Address 5800 Hurontario St 
Mississauga, ON 
Canada L5R 4B9
Physical Access Fully Accessible


Description (Service) Benefits Navigator online questionnaire to help determine eligibility for services and benefits

Financial assistance
  • income support
  • death benefit
  • disability benefits
  • health care benefits
  • caregiver benefit
  • prisoner of war compensation
  • War Veterans Allowance
Veterans Independence Program
Assistance with the cost of home care services

Last Post Fund
Funeral and burial program, see separate listing

Health, Mental Health and Transition services
Medical, psychosocial, vocational rehabilitation, case management, career counselling and job search assistance, and long term care

VAC Assistance Service
24 hour crisis line and short-term problem solving with mental health professionals

Operational Stress Injury Social Support Program (OSISS)
Peer support for those affected by Operational Stress Injury and for their families

Veterans Housing Navigation Team, 416-869-3619
Case management for homeless veterans, partnership with Good Shepherd Ministries (see separate listing)

Helmets to Hardhats
Apprenticeship opportunities in the building and construction trades

Service Details

Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Crisis line Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County ; Oakville ; Peel Region ; Simcoe County
Eligibility Member or veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces, Regular or Reserve
  • Veteran or allied veteran of the Second World War or the Korean War
  • Member or veteran of the RCMP
  • Family member or survivor of a veteran
  • eligibility varies by program
Application Varies by program -- call or visit website for details
Languages English, French
Fees None

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