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Veteran’s Aid

Veteran’s Aid and Attendance Policies

  • The applicant will only be paid back to the date that the application is TURNED IN.
  • It is not difficult to apply if you have trained advocates to assist you.

The Facts:

  • VA Pensions are available for Veterans OR surviving spouses of Veterans
  • $22 Billion dollars is set aside each year for pension but very little is ever used
  • Millions of WWII and Korean War Veterans have no idea that it is even available
  • Surviving spouses of Veterans can qualify if they were married to the Veteran at his time of death, and have not remarried since (unless the most recent marriage was to a Veteran).

Preliminary Qualifications:

  • 90 days of active duty (anywhere in the world), with 1 day during wartime
  • Honorably or Medically discharged
  • Private paying for Medical Expenses

Pension amounts:

  • Single Veteran…………………………………….…$1794 per month
  • Married Veteran….………………………………….$2127 per month
  • Healthy Veteran with Unhealthy Spouse……$1436 per month
  • Surviving Spouse………………….………………..$1153 per month

Department of Veterans Affairs pensions do not work like Medicaid.
They are based upon the amount of medical expenses paid out of pocket for:

  • Home Health Caregivers and Nursing Homes
  • Assisted Living Communities and Alzheimer’s Communities
  • Prescriptions and Medicare Supplement Insurance

There are other internet sources that may give out incomplete information to those who are asking for it. Please call Touching Hearts Senior Care @ 251-445-4204 even if you feel that you can not qualify, just to make sure. Or Contact Us here.