News

Numbers on homelessness among Canadian vets just ‘tip of iceberg,’ say vets’ advocates: it’s time for action

Veterans Affairs Minister Kent Hehr says the Liberal government will work ‘very hard’ to address the issue of homelessness among Canadian veterans. But veterans say it’s time for action.

'We ran on a National Housing Strategy. We are making social housing investments over the course of the next 10 years, and how Veterans Affairs ties and taps into those opportunities for our veterans is what we will do,' says Veterans Affairs Minister Kent Hehr. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By LAURA RYCKEWAERT

PUBLISHED : Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 12:00 AM

If you are already a subscriber


Subscribe to The Hill Times

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to The Hill Times online.


Quick Purchase

Purchase this week's edition of The Hill Times in electronic format (PDF) for $5.00.


Quick Purchase

Purchase Story Issue in electronic format (PDF) for $5.00.