We were there...
MP Mathyssen talks about her impression after assisting the town hall meeting last Wednesday. She also bring a point I brought up about Military Sexual Trauma at the Town hall. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PHBWVdHLPBY&feature=youtu.be
C 211 March 6 2017: Federal Framework for PTSD
Standing committee on veterans affairs (ACVA)
Veterans Affairs Canada
Veterans Affairs Canada Stakeholder Summits
The Chief of Defense Staff General Vance mentioned the importance of It's Just 700 in his speech. He said we help him know if his strategies are successful. We also underlined the importance of including support and training that targets the needs of survivors of Military Sexual Trauma during the report from the Advisory group on Mental Health. Finally, look the Facebook Live event to hear us ask questions about Military Sexual Trauma to the Minister of Veterans Affairs and to his team.
Thank you to four of our members to partake in the Veterans Affairs Ministerial Round-Tables currently taking place around the country. View a video-blog of one of our attendees.
Defense Policy review
Read submissions from Canadian Experts and survivors of Military Sexual Trauma who participated in a Defence Policy Review roundtable on the page Perspectives from defence experts (July 19, Ottawa)
ACVA Standing Committee Review
MP and Vice-Chair of ACVA Standing Committee Review Irene Mathyssen has been bringing up sexual trauma in her questioning of witnesses on service delivery during her question period minute 16:43 and during her question period with the Veterans Appeal and Review Board Canada.
Quote from the VAC Standing Committee - Nova scotia
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