February 11, 2019

RCMPVA Appearance before Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs – Homeless Veterans

The Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs examines all matters relating to the mandate, management and operation of the Department of Veterans Affairs and of the Veterans […]
April 27, 2017

The Quarterly’s Spring 2017 cover story

Moving on to Greener PasturesThe horse breeder for the RCMP Musical Ride retires after 40 years. By Tanya Baglole The clip clop of horse’s hooves on […]
April 21, 2017

In The Quarterly’s Spring 2017 issue

Moving on to Greener Pastures By Tanya Baglole The clip clop of horse’s hooves on the concrete stable floor rings in the background. Outside, yearlings munch […]
April 20, 2017

Happy 100th Birthday to S/Sgt Bill Fridgen (Ret.) Reg #13967

George William “Bill” Fridgen, a retired RCMP veteran of 40 years is celebrating his 100th birthday on April 27, 2017. A resident of Iroquois Ontario, Bill […]
April 18, 2017

Veterans, their families and friends invited to special Musical Ride performance

Veterans, their families and friends are invited to the grounds of the stables for a special encore performance of the Musical Rise on Wednesday, May 17, […]
April 12, 2017

Commissioner’s message on pay increases

Public trust and confidence in the RCMP are crucial to our mission. It is important that we all pause for a minute and reflect on how […]
April 10, 2017

RCMPVA President’s letter to Minister of Public Safety on regular member pay

Dear Minister (Hon. Ralph Goodale, P.C., M.P.), On behalf of the Board of Directors, Governors and members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Veterans’ Association, I […]
April 10, 2017

Employment opportunity for vets

The RCMP has five (5) job openings for the position of Peer Support Coordinator, Operational Stress Injury, OSI, Anticipatory (Reference Number: RCM17J-018486-000020) in Edmonton (Alberta), Vancouver […]
April 6, 2017

Regular member pay increase for 2015 and 2016

In a statement today, Commissioner Bob Paulson made the following announcement: “I am advised that the Treasury Board has approved a pay package for Regular Members […]
April 6, 2017

RCMP to commemorate 100th anniversary of the battle of Vimy Ridge

As part of the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge this year, the RCMP is proud to send a ceremonial troop to participate in […]
April 5, 2017

Veterans Bill of Rights turns 10

A decade ago, on April 3, 2007, the Canadian Veterans Bill of Rights was given Royal Assent. It is perhaps not widely known that the Veterans […]
March 31, 2017

Enhanced disability management and accommodation program to be launched

On April 1, 2017, the RCMP will launch an enhanced Disability Management and Accommodation Program for members. The purpose of this program is to provide coordinated […]
March 30, 2017

Nominations and resolutions for AGM 2017

The BOD has completed the Resolutions and the Chair of the Nomination Committee has identified four (4) members nominated for three (3) director positions of two […]
March 27, 2017

Important deadline for female RCMP members and veterans

If you are a female and are or were a Regular Member, Civilian Member or Public Service Employee of the RCMP, you may participate in the […]
March 6, 2017

Volunteer shares what transpires during visits with sick and home-bound vets

“What do you talk about?” is a question people ask when they learn I visit sick, temporarily home-bound, or permanently shut-in members of the RCMP Veterans’ […]
March 3, 2017

Royal Canadian Legion service bureau helps RCMP veterans too

On June 16, 2014, the Royal Canadian Legion amended its definition of “veteran” to include serving and honourably discharged Regular Members of the Royal Canadian Mounted […]
February 26, 2017

Ottawa becomes first division to fully integrate into the association’s website

Ottawa has become the first of the RCMPVA’s 30 divisions to significantly increase its web presence and reach, while decreasing the effort required to maintain and […]
February 26, 2017

AGM invitation extended by association president and board of directors

The President and Board of Directors of the RCMPVA cordially invite you to attend the Association’s 94th Annual General meeting on June 2, 2017 in The […]
February 24, 2017

Important message to current and former female members regarding harassment suit settlement

On October 6, 2016, Commissioner Paulson announced that a settlement agreement had been reached with the plaintiffs in the Merlo and Davidson proposed class actions. These […]
February 23, 2017

Ottawa Division

February 19, 2017

Program