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    Demand Change to the New Veterans Charter

    The Army, Navy and Air Force Veterans in Canada is supporting the Royal Canadian Legion's letter campaign concerning with the response tabled by Government on 1 October 2014 to the 14 recommendations listed in the Third Repor
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    Funeral and Burial Benefits Update

    The Army, Navy & Air Force Veterans in Canada (ANAVETS) firmly stands behind the campaign for improved funeral and burial benefits for veterans… Read more below.

News from our Units


    ANAVETS Redevelopment Project

    In the late 1960s the Anavets Senior Citizens’ Housing Society constructed three buildings in North Vancouver to house veterans, their widows and other seniors in the community living on fixed incomes.  In 2010 those build
  • Far left – Angela Hourie (executive) Betty Roe (president) Kora-Lee Thornsteinson receiving the cheque and family members in attendance.

    Chase the Ace – WINS BIG!

    The Portage la Prairie Unit #13 has been running a weekly draw called “Chase the Ace”. The game managed to run for 43 weeks and accumulate to a pot worth $18,235.00.  During this 43 week period we have had a very busy un