3rd Canadian Division, Army in Western Canada

3rd Canadian Division (3 Cdn Div)  is the new name of Land Force Western Area. It is one of four operational commands of the Canadian Army.  This command is responsible for all Canadian Army administration and operations in western Canada from the Pacific Ocean to Thunder Bay, Ontario.

The Afghanistan Memorial Vigil

One of the ways the Department of National Defence/Canadian Armed Forces (DND/CAF) are commemorating the service of Canadian personnel is through an Afghanistan Memorial Vigil. The Memorial Vigil contains 190 plaques representing 201 fallen: 158 CAF members, one Canadian diplomat, one Canadian civilian contractor, one Canadian journalist and 40 United States Armed Forces members who were under Canadian command.

The Afghanistan Memorial Vigil will be traveling in western Canada during August and September 2014


Mental Health Resources

Mental Health resources for Canadian Armed Forces members and families

  • Process of Mental Health Treatment - New!!
  • Addressing the stigma of mental health
  • Video - General Tom Lawson, Chief of Defence Staff
  • Member Support
  • Family Support

Family Support Western Canada

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