COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Service Change: Offices closed to the public until further notice. Call Veteran's Affairs Canada through the My VAC Account secure messaging or by calling 1-866-522-2122.

Please visit Information for Veterans or Remembrance Activities to learn more about the effects of this pandemic on VAC services.

Veterans Independence Program (VIP)

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417 Exeter Rd
London, ON
N6E 2Z3
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1-800-268-7708
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Toll-Free: 1-866-522-2122
French: 1-866-522-2022
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Last Updated: Jun 27, 2023: Suggest an edit

Application

Call, meet with counsellor or visit website for forms and detailed information * services provided in veterans homes and at office locations

Eligibility / Target Population

Armed forces and Merchant Navy veterans (WW1, WW2, Korea War) * former and in certain cases, current members of Canadian Forces (including Special Duty areas and peacekeeping) * allied veterans who lived in Canada prior to periods of war * certain civilians who are entitled because of their war time services * former/serving members of RCMP * some survivors and dependents eligible

Fees

Free

Languages

English ; French

Language Notes

French publications and website * French through the national toll-free number

Area Served

London, Brant, Essex, Huron, Middlesex, Oxford, Norfolk, and Perth

Accessibility

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Description of Services

Offers a variety of services that assist eligible persons to remain healthy and independent in their own homes

Assists with the costs of certain services such as:
  • grounds maintenance
  • housekeeping
  • nutrition services such as Meals on Wheels
  • health and support services
  • transportation services
  • care services such as nursing or personal assistance
  • home adaptations
  • ambulatory health care to services outside the home
Last Updated: Jun 27, 2023: Suggest an edit
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