AID AND ATTENDANCE (A&A) PENSION

AID AND ATTENDANCE (A&A) PENSION

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers a program for veterans and surviving spouses to defray costs of assisted living or supportive living services. Veterans and survivors who are eligible for a VA pension and require the aid and attendance of another person or are homebound, may be eligible for additional monetary payment. These benefits are paid in addition to monthly pension and they are not paid without eligibility to pension. Contact local Veterans Center for more information or check website.
Geographical AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Client Information
Target PopulationMilitary - Veterans
EligibilityMust be a war time veteran with an honorable discharge from military service with 90 days of active duty, beginning or ending during a period of war. The war time veteran or surviving spouse must need the assistance with daily living activities. The applicant must have less than $80,000.00 in assets, excluding their home and vehicles.
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name David Shulkin
Contact's Position Secretary of Veterans Affairs
Physical Site Address 1 810 Vermont Ave. NW
Physical Site City, State, Zip Washington, DC 20420
Mailing Address 1 810 Vermont Ave. NW
Mailing City, State, Zip Washington, DC 20420
Main Phone 1-888-838-7697 (VETSNYS)
Hotline Phone (800)827-1000 (Toll Free-Benefits)
Web Address www.va.gov/pension/aid_attendance_household.asp
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMar18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
Affiliated Program: AID AND ATTENDANCE (A&A) PENSION
This Service: AID AND ATTENDANCE (A&A) PENSION
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Veteran Aid and Attendance Benefits (NS-1800.9000-900)
Veteran Compensation and Pension Benefits (NS-1800.9000)
Veteran Pension Program (NS-1800.9000-960)
Veterans (YN-9000)
Veteran Survivors Benefits (NS-8200.9000)