If you are a veteran, or surviving spouse of a veteran requiring in home care, you may be eligible to receive benefits from the Veterans Administration.
VETERANS NON-SERVICE CONNECTED IMPROVED PENSION
This pension benefit program is federally funded for veterans and their surviving spouses. Its designed to fund in-home care for those who meet established criteria. It may be in addition to a VA Pension or a VA Compensation.
To qualify for these benefits you…
- Must have been honorably discharged
- Must have served 90 days of active military duty and at least one day must have been during a period of war.
- Must be disabled or over the age of 65
In addition to the military qualifications, there are income and asset qualifications. Each individual situation is unique and should be evaluated to determine qualifications.