A growing number of veterans across the country are being affected by a major backlog within Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC).
The watchdog for Canadian veterans is urging the federal government to explain clearly how it plans to eliminate a backlog that is keeping thousands of former service members waiting to find out whether they qualify for disability benefits and help.
In the wake of Thursday’s revelations at the Desmond fatality inquiry, the Union of Veterans Affairs Employees is warning that without changes, similar incidents could happen again. [Journal-Pioneer]
Terms of ReferenceContinue reading “Structure Review Committee”
This Committee is a standing committee of the Union of Veterans’ Affairs (UVAE) National Executive Officers (NEO) and is established by the National President. The National Executive Vice-President (NEVP) shall be the Chair of the Committee. The purpose of the Committee is to review financial statements and provide costing and recommendations on items referred to the Committee by the National President. The Committee also performs other tasks that are directed by the National President or at the discretion of the National Executive Vice-President of the Component.Continue reading “Finance Committee”
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