From the very beginning, after the First World War, the Legion’s purpose was to improve the lives of Veterans and the people they left behind. Today, we want to do as much as we can to maintain that tradition of service.
THE SERVICE BUREAU IS HERE TO HELP, FREE OF CHARGE
Serving Canadian Forces personnel
Past and present members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
The dependants of all of these groups
There is no requirement for Veterans to join the Legion to qualify for assistance. The Legion exists to help Veterans – not the other way round.
How We Help
Processing disability and pension claims with Veterans Affairs
Advocacy for improving services
Investigate other support services
Access emergency funds for Veterans, their dependents and their families
Assistance in accessing alternative funds such as:
Last Post Fund
Service Benevolent Funds
Royal Canadian Navy Benevolent Fund
Canadian Forces Personnel Assistance Fund
Royal Canadian Air Force Benevolent Fund
Allied or Commonwealth Benevolent Funds
Poppy Fund Assistance
Poliomyelitis Foundation – Alberta Chapter
The Alberta-NWT Command is committed to helping currently serving personnel and their dependents. Service Officers attend military bases in the Command and participate in military-sponsored events, which include:
Second Career Assistance Network
Long-Term Planning Seminars
Professional Development Training
Are you a Veteran in need of assistance?
Your Legion is here for you. Get in touch with your local Legion today, you don’t need to be a member to get help.