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Last Post Fund

The Last Post Fund is a nonprofit corporation dedicated to arranging for the provision of dignified funeral and burial services to war veterans and certain other persons who, at the time of their death, meet the wartime service financial eligibility criteria. The Last Post fund operates in cooperation with, and is supported financially by, the Government of Canada through Veterans Affairs Canada.

To Contact the National Service Centre :

Last Post Fund
National Service Centre
505 René-Lévesque Boulevard West, suite 401
Montreal, QC H2Z 1Y7

Toll free number - 1-800-465-7113
Fax - 514-866-1471
E-mail - info@lastpost.ca
Website: www.lastpostfund.ca


Generally speaking, when a veteran is in receipt of benefits from Veterans Affairs at the time of his death, his family should be referred to a Veterans Affairs Canada office for possible Funeral and Burial Assistance.

Assistance for veterans who are not eligible for Funeral and Burial Assistance from Veterans Affairs Canada, may be available from the Last Post Fund subject to the criteria listed below:

Last Post Fund Criteria

  • Service Eligibility Criteria

  • Financial Eligibility Criteria

  • What benefits are provided through the Last Post Fund

  • How to arrange for the Last Post Fund Benefits

Ontario Command
89 Industrial Parkway North
Aurora, ON, L4G 4C4


Toll Free: 1-888-207-0939
Phone: 905-841-7999
Fax: 905-841-9992
Email: info@on.legion.ca