Veterans Independence Program

If you are a Veteran, primary caregiver, or a surviving dependant of a Veteran, you may be eligible for the Veterans Independence Program (VIP).

Depending on your circumstances and health needs you may qualify for financial assistance to obtain services such as grounds maintenance; housekeeping; personal care; access to nutrition; health and support services.

Eligibility information

See the “Do I Qualify?” section on the VAC website.

Application information

To apply for this program, complete one of the application forms below and bring it to a Service Canada Centre, a VAC district office or an Integrated Personnel Support Centre.

Applications and supporting documents submitted at a Service Canada Centre will be forwarded to VAC.

VAC will review your application and determine your eligibility for the Veterans Independence Program.

Application Forms

Contact information

  • Veterans Affairs Canada general inquiries: 1-866-522-2122

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