Ombudsman for the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Forces

Ombudsman for the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Forces

March 06, 2007 14:00 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Forces Ombudsman to Release Letter on Inequities Related to the Service Income Security Insurance Plan

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 6, 2007) - On the afternoon of March 7, 2007, Yves Cote, Ombudsman for the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Forces, will be available to discuss his letter to the Minister of National Defence regarding significant inequities related to the Service Income Security Insurance Plan (SISIP) that is provided to injured Canadian Forces veterans.

The letter to the Minister of National Defence will be available on the Ombudsman's Internet site (www.ombudsman.forces.gc.ca) on March 7, 2007, by 12:00 p.m. EST.

Contact Information

  • Interested media can arrange interviews with the Ombudsman
    by calling:
    Michelle Laliberte
    Communications Advisor
    Office of the Ombudsman
    613-995-8643