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Post by Guest on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 18:23

Vet1234
The reassessent stage is 12 weeks from the time they receive your written application for reassessment. They will send you a letter advising you of service standard date SSD likely within 10 days of receiving your letter. "It must be a written request"
If you call in they can tell you your SSD ....

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Post by Vet1234 on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 18:06

Amen. I've been waiting since April for my CIA reassessment and no one can tell me anything.
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Post by Guest on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 18:03

Well Artie,
Lets see how the CIA application resolves. Veteran affair has been a pain in the butt for many of us you included. Time will tell !

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Post by Artie Simm on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 17:59

ScottyG wrote:Artie,
I can assure you an in person visit with a CM in your area will help you a lot. Face to Face it will clear up your concerns.
I met with my CM 3 months ago and 3 months before that but I don`t get out much and hate meeting new people., I also don`t feel confident they have my best interest at heart, my distrust in the gov. is part of my psychosis. This is my 3rd CM I don`t know where the other two went , just every so often I get a phone call saying " I`m your new CM". and calling VAC directly just results in frustration and being told, to hunker down.
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Post by Guest on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 16:46

Artie,
I can assure you an in person visit with a CM in your area will help you a lot. Face to Face it will clear up your concerns.

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Post by Guest on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 16:44

Normally you can request a DEC via Case manager
or the case manager does it after your on CIA for 2 yrs
once you get DEC you are able to apply for CIA s

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Post by johnny211 on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 16:36

ScottyG - As one who is over that age you mentioned,,lol --55., I am curious on where that is in the Pension Act? Tks, Old and Cranky Rad Op, Out..Lol ,,VVV...
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Post by Vet1234 on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 16:33

Yes you can apply while waiting for a CIA decision.
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Post by Artie Simm on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 16:30

bosn181 wrote:cia is one payment and cias is another payment that you get if your approved dec and you apply for cias and also get approved
So can someone apply for DEC while awaiting the outcome of a CIA decision?
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Post by Artie Simm on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 16:28

ScottyG wrote:I read about grandfathering under Pen Act, after age 55 it cant be reduced in "most cases" LOL
well I guess I`m safe
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Post by Guest on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 16:15

I read about grandfathering under Pen Act, after age 55 it cant be reduced in "most cases" LOL

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Post by Artie Simm on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 16:09

ScottyG wrote:I think this is a good question:
How does your age affect the reassessment for CIA and CIAs & you were Deemed DEC. If your over 65 are you required to get Reassessment every 2 years? Cant imagine a 90 yr old Vet requiring to continue this for life. I wonder if Veteran affair has a policy on this post 60  post 65 etc??? If you know the answer can you post the reference ..thanks
as usual VAC contradicts themselves, if you read all the information you will find a sentence that says CIA/DEC is for life, another sentence else where says they are reassessed every 2-5 years
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Post by Guest on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 15:44

I think this is a good question:
How does your age affect the reassessment for CIA and CIAs & you were Deemed DEC. If your over 65 are you required to get Reassessment every 2 years? Cant imagine a 90 yr old Vet requiring to continue this for life. I wonder if Veteran affair has a policy on this post 60  post 65 etc??? If you know the answer can you post the reference ..thanks

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Post by Artie Simm on Mon 19 Jun 2017, 11:14

Bruce72 wrote:Bigrex

You are bang on. I'm not DEC, but my psychologist says he believes I cannot be employed 40 hours a week, he says 16 hours a week would be more appropriate because I have a volatile temper that I have little control over due to PTSD.

He's currently drawing up a letter for VAC detailing my symptoms and circumstances.

I have no problem with working, but I need to minimize my exposure to stress, because when I'm under stress I do and say reprehensible things to people.

I'm lucky my friends and family have stood by me, but ask them and they'll say that I can be a monumental prick, and that our relationships are under strain most of the time.

If I knew then what I know now, I would never have enlisted in the Army. All I ever wanted to do was eliminate as many of Canada's enemies as possible.
How did this pan out for you, I am currently in a similar state as my workplace is about to terminate me for PTSD symptoms, I don`t know what`s next for me, you can PM me as well, thx.
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