Veteran’s service cards to be reintroduced

The CAF is reintroducing cards, known as the NDI 75, as a veteran’s service card intended to acknowledge the service of members and to encourage an enduring affiliation with the CAF. The Legion has not yet received all of the details so the purpose of this article is to provide advance notice of the...
  • Client confidentiality essential when serving veterans

    September 1, 2016 by Legion Magazine
    Serving You is written by Legion command service officers. To reach a service officer, call toll-free 1-877-534-4666, or consult a command website. For years of archives, visit www.legionmagazine.com The Royal Canadian Legion provides free, professional counselling and representation services for still-serving Canadian Armed Forces members,...
  • Serving You: July/August 2016

    July 15, 2016 by Legion Magazine
    Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) is no longer initiating optional reviews, for example, calling veterans to periodically review assessments. Application for financial assistance can be made using a simple two-page Legion Benevolent Fund Application to confirm eligibility through a local Legion branch, provincial command or Dominion...
  • Benefits available to Allied veterans

    March 7, 2016 by Legion Magazine
    SERVING YOU is written by Legion command service officers. To reach a service officer, call toll-free 1-877-534-4666, or consult a command website. For years of archives, visit www.legionmagazine.com Allied veterans from the United Kingdom and their families and survivors who are in financial need can approach...
  • Serving you

    November 5, 2015 by Legion Magazine
    Serving You is written by Legion command service officers. To reach a service officer, call toll-free 1-877-534-4666, or consult a command website. For years of archives, visit www.legionmagazine.com Did you know service officers care and can help you, and it will cost you nothing? Yes, that...
  • Serving You: July/August 2015

    July 5, 2015 by Legion Magazine
    Many members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and their families appreciate the work being done by The Royal Canadian Legion on behalf of military veterans and their families, but few RCMP members realize the important work the Legion does on their...
  • Serving You: May/June 2015

    June 5, 2015 by Legion Magazine
    At The Royal Canadian Legion’s 45th Dominion Convention in 2014, a resolution was passed that allows a branch or district, with prior approval from its provincial command, to use poppy funds to cover costs associated with service dogs for veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder...