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    VAC wait times

    Just received notification from VAC on my two outstanding claims 86 weeks and 88 weeks both denied.  Easy cop out. Oh well.
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    VAC wait times

    Has there been any Disability Claims completed lately?
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    VAC wait times

    52,704,000 seconds 878,400 minutes 14,640 hours 610 days 87 weeks and 1 day and still waiting.
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    VAC wait times

    Listen up veterans, recently the federal government actioned and paid out over 8 million applications for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) within weeks; however, they seem to have great difficulty actioning the backlog of 40,000 veteran disability applications at Veterans Affairs...
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    VAC wait times

    Firebird, I miscalculated, it's 85 weeks, 5 days in Stage 3.  You have a long wait yet.
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    VAC wait times

    Hi Firebird, 82 weeks at Stage 3 if that means anything....
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    VAC wait times

    I hate to disappoint everybody but I am presently waiting at 107 weeks for a new application and still waiting with no end in sight. 
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    VAC wait times

    Are there any Disability Claims being completed lately.  I see no evidence whether they are or not.  Can somebody shed some light on this subject.  Thank you
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    VAC wait times

    Coupled with the backlog of Disability Claims prior to Covid-19 and the current lack of approvals due to Veterans Affairs employees working at home, I envision the wait times for approval of all Disability Claims currently in the system will take 4-5 years at minimum.  The backlog will increase...
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    VAC wait times

    Is Veteran Affairs Canada completely shut down if not are they still processing Disability Claims.
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    Additional Pain and Suffering Compensation

    Yes, it is backed dated to the date of application.
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    VAC wait times

    In your My VAC Account, check the "Current benefits and payment history" page, your new amount might be shown there if favourable. Or the decision letter may be uploaded in your Inbox.  Either way, check both.....Good Luck and congratulations if favourable.
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    Disillusioned

    I applied for the Exceptional Incapacity Allowance over 5 months ago and on MyAccount the wait time shows 5 weeks. I have phoned and emailed VAC on numerous occasions and the response is always "In Progress."  What am I missing and why am I disillusioned?  Any recommendations on how I can...
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    Staff at VAC

    In speaking with many staff members at VAC, it has come to my attention that many veterans show disrespect when communicating with a VAC worker.  Perhaps things are not going smoothy with delays in Disability applications or other benefits and with unfavourable decisions but it is rude to vent...
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    Backlog - Disability Claims

    6 months ago I called VAC and the adjudicators were working on files from July 2018. Now they are working on files from August 2018.  At that rate they will never catch up. 
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    Backlog - Disability Claims

    What is the latest numbers on the backlog of Disability Claims?  Does VAC have a short or long term plan to solve this situation.  I have been waiting 105 weeks for a decision and still counting with no end in sight.  Am I alone out there?  Thank you
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    Wait Times

    The Wait Time shown on My Vac Account for Exceptional Incapacity Allowance is 6 weeks; thus far I have been waiting 18 weeks for a decision.  I was under the impression that only first time Disability Claims were backlogged.  Obviously I am mistaken.  Anybody else affected by long wait times for...
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    Exceptional Incapacity Allowance

    Who is receiving the Exceptional Incapacity Allowance(EIA).  I have questions.  Thank you
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    VAC wait times

    Hey RangerDave listen up. Your dates appear to be off by 1 year.  Do you mean 2018 not 2017?
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    VAC wait times

    My disability claim has been at Veterans Affairs Canada now since January 8, 2018 which equates to 104 weeks far cry from 16 weeks turn around time.  Am I the only one with a lengthy wait time?  Is this normal?
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