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Exploring Public Safety Personnel’s Information and Knowledge Needs and Preferences

We are interested in connecting with First Responders/ Public Safety Personnel, First Responder/ Public Safety Personnel Families, Service Providers and Researchers to learn about your knowledge and information needs as they pertain to PTSD and related mental health conditions. This project is an extension of a Gap Analysis project that ...
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Military Veterans’ Parents, Families Voice Urgent Need for Suicide Prevention Support

Report Indicates Moms, Dads, Siblings and even Grandparents Play Significant Support Roles Ottawa, ON — November 16, 2021 — New findings reveal the parents and Families of military Veterans are often a forgotten yet vital support network helping to prevent suicide among our armed services men and women. And these ...
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Remembrance Day 2021

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918, the guns went silent and the battles of the First World War were over. Since that day, Canadians have gathered annually to honour and remember those who served and those who made the ultimate sacrifice in ...
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Veterans’ Week 2021

Every year, Veterans’ Week provides moments of reflection, and often of grief, for still-serving members of CAF, Veterans, and their Families. Trauma experienced while on duty can create invisible ribbons of pain that extend across generations and relationships. As a culture, we are coming to understand the impacts of military ...
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The Centre of Excellence on PTSD welcomes the reappointment of the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay as Minister of Veterans Affairs

The Centre of Excellence on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (CoE – PTSD) welcomes the reappointment of the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay to the role of Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, a position he has held in the federal cabinet since 2019. “We would like to congratulate ...
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