Veterans Ombudsman to Hold Public Meeting with Veterans in the Regional Municipality of Halifax

October 19, 2011

Ottawa, Ontario – Canada's Veterans Ombudsman, Guy Parent, will travel to the Regional Municipality of Halifax to host a public town hall session for Veterans, RCMP members, military members, families and other interested parties. Mr. Parent will deliver a short presentation outlining the mandate and services of the Office of the Veterans Ombudsman. This will be followed by a question and answer period with the audience.

Location: Legion Branch 160, 703 Main Street, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Date: Thursday, October 20, 2011

Time: 7:00 p.m. AT

Media wishing to arrange an interview with the Veterans Ombudsman, Guy Parent, are asked to contact Lisa Monette at: lisa.monette@ombudsman-veterans.gc.ca.

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