Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

October 24, 2007 16:40 ET

Media Advisory: Major Contract Now in Place to Assist Releasing Canadian Forces Members

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 24, 2007) - The Honourable Greg Thompson, Minister of Veterans Affairs, along with Laurie Hawn, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence, and Bram Lowsky, General Manager of Right Management, will be available to speak tomorrow with the media at Press Conference Room 'D' at National Defence Headquarters.

One of the five programs put in place through the New Veterans Charter, the Job Placement Program is available to all releasing members of the Canadian Forces.



Date: Thursday, October 25, 2007
Announcement: 11:30 AM to 12:10 PM
Location: Press Room D
National Defence Headquarters
101 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario


Media planning to attend should register with the contact below.

Contact Information

  • Veterans Affairs Canada
    Janice Summerby
    Media Relations Advisor
    613-992-7468