National Peacekeepers Day

Every year on the Sunday that falls closest to August 9th, we honour our fallen Peacekeepers and the Memorial Cross Families of fallen Peacekeepers whose names will forever be engraved upon the Wall of Honour at Calgary’s Peacekeeper Park in Garrison Green.    On National Peacekeepers Day, Veterans and Canadian Armed Forces personnel who have served in various peace support…

June is PTSD Awareness Month

Post-traumatic stress disorder is a mental health condition that’s triggered by either experiencing or witnessing a terrifying event. Symptoms may include flashbacks, nightmares and severe anxiety. If these symptoms last for months or even years and interfere with your day-to-day functioning, you may have PTSD. Canada has the highest incidence of PTSD A recent study…

Upcoming Workshops

Please save these dates and plan to join our great lineup of speakers for more in-depth and hands-on follow-up workshops. All workshops are free of charge for participants. Communication Workshop The Military Museums Theatre Tuesday, May 15, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Registration now open! Effective communication is key to maintaining healthy relationships. Join us…

Military Benefits Browser

In April, the National Defence and Canadian Forces Ombudsman announced that the Military Benefits Browser is now available on their website, and ready to use. The Military Benefits Browser provides easily accessible information related to benefits and services for military members who are ill, injured, or transitioning out of the Canadian Armed Forces, their families,…