Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

January 10, 2011 17:57 ET

Media Advisory: Veterans Affairs Minister to Announce Improvements for Canada's Veterans

CHARLOTTETOWN, PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND--(Marketwire - Jan. 10, 2011) - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Minister of State (Agriculture), will be at the Daniel J. MacDonald government building to highlight measures implemented in 2010 by the Government to improve service to our Veterans and their families. He will also announce recent improvements within Veterans Affairs Canada.

Charlottetown is the first stop in a cross-country tour to meet Veterans and explain recent improvements that have been implemented within the Department to better serve Veterans and their families.

Location: Daniel J. MacDonald Building
  161 Grafton Street, Charlottetown
Date: Tuesday, January 11, 2011
Time: 11:45 a.m.

For more information on the changes at Veterans Affairs Canada, or to see photos of the Minister's cross-country tour, visit

Contact Information

  • Veterans Affairs Canada
    Janice Summerby
    Media Relations Advisor
    Office of the Minister of Veterans Affairs
    Sophie Doucet
    Director of Communications
    Cell.: 613-608-3252
    Veterans Affairs Canada
    Maude Desjardins
    Senior Communications Advisor
    Cell: 902-218-5967