Veterans Services for Seniors
Veterans Aide & Attendance
The Aid & Attendance program is an increased monthly pension which can be added to your monthly pension amount if you meet one of the following conditions:
Many seniors are eligible for Veteran's Benefits but very few are utilizing the services that are provided. VA benefits are a program provided through the VA which allows senior veterans who need assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADL's) benefits in cash to assist with this.
Because the Homemaker program through the VA is part of a standard medical benefits package that all enrolled Veterans are entitled to coverage is given if they meet the clinical need for in home care.
The services provided through the VA Homemaker Program will vary from Veteran to Veteran because they are based on clinically assessed needs. In order to find out what befits you are eligible for talk to a VA social worker.
Examples of services that can be awarded:
If these are services that you, a Veteran you love, or the spouse of a Veteran could benefit from contact the Pittsburgh VA regional office today at: 1-(800)-827-1000
How to Apply
To qualify for the SMW program the recipient must adhere to the following