The Royal Canadian Legion

The Royal Canadian Legion

April 15, 2014 08:00 ET

REMINDER/Media Advisory: Legion Hosts Homeless Veterans Forum

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 15, 2014) - Attendees of the Homeless Veterans Forum, including the Dominion President of The Royal Canadian Legion, Mr. Gordon Moore, wish to invite members of the media to attend the afternoon session on the last day of the Homeless Veterans Forum (15-16 April 2014).

This afternoon session will give media insight into the objectives of the Forum as well as the opportunity to hear the recommendations that will be forthcoming. Media will also be afforded the opportunity to conduct individual interviews afterwards.

Location: Legion House
86 Aird Place
Kanata, ON
Tel: 613-591-3335
Date: April 16th, 2014
Time: 12:30pm for 1pm


Established in 1926, the Legion is the largest Veterans' and community support organization in Canada with more than 320,000 members. Its mission is to serve all Veterans including serving Canadian Armed Forces and Royal Canadian Mounted Police members as well as their families, to promote Remembrance and to serve our communities and our country.

The Legion's Service Bureau Network provides assistance and representation to all Veterans regarding their disability claims, benefits and services from Veterans Affairs Canada and the Veterans Review and Appeal Board. In communities across Canada it is the Legion that perpetuates Remembrance through the Poppy Campaign and Remembrance Day ceremonies. With more than 1, 460 branches, the Legion supports programs for seniors, Veterans' housing, outreach and visitation, youth leadership, education, sports, Cadets, Guides and Scouts.

We Will Remember Them.

Contact Information

  • Scott Ferris
    Dominion Command
    The Royal Canadian Legion
    (613) 591-3335 ext. 280
    Cell: (613) 983-4242