Ad

Benefits Browser makes it easy to browse potential benefits for Transitioning Military MembersNational Peacekeepers Day commemorates Canadian PeacekeepersHabitat for Humanity to build homes for Veterans and their familiesCAF medic provides care to seriously injured boyVeterans looking for curling clubs to join forces to raise money to help veterans and military families  

National Peacekeepers Day commemorates Canadian Peacekeepers

The United Nations deployed troops on peacekeeping mission on May 29, 1948, for the first time. The mission was to the Middle East, which to observe and maintain the ceasefire during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War. Since the first mission, more than 125,000 Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members have served on UN Peacekeeping missions, and close to...
Read more

Habitat for Humanity to build homes for Veterans and their families

Unfortunately, there are some Veterans and their families who don’t qualify for affordable housing. There is another option, Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa (Habitat GO) have been accepting applications for a series of eight townhomes to be constructed in Orleans in 2019. "Everyone deserves a safe, decent and affordable home. Habitat for Humanity's unique homeownership model...
Read more

CAF medic provides care to seriously injured boy

The weather was beautiful, so Joanne Beckett and her family travelled to Elora Gorge located near Guelph, Ontario to enjoy the weather. As Beckett helped her daughter down the steep concrete staircase, she heard her son Zac cry out. “I heard him scream ‘Mom, my head!’ I will never forget that scream as long as I...
Read more