Pension Benefits

VA Non-Service Connected Disability Pension Benefits.

The VA Aid & Attendance & Housebound Pension is designed to provide qualified veterans and their un-remarried surviving spouses with financial benefits outside of the traditional VA residential system. This pension benefit, which was established in 1952 under title 38USC, provides a direct, tax free monthly pension to help defray the cost of long-term care.

2014 Maximum Benefit Amounts
  Monthly   Annually
Two Veterans / Spouses $2,789 Two Veterans / Spouses $33,468
Married Veteran* $2,085 Married Veteran $25,020
Single Veteran $1,758 Single Veteran $21,096
Surviving Spouse $1,130 Surviving Spouse $13,560
* Assuming the veteran needs care. If only the spouse needs care, a married veteran could qualify for up to $1,380 monthly.

Eligibility Requirements:


Must be 65 years old and/or unemployable.
Must have an Honorable or General discharge (any other than Dishonorable discharge).
Must have served at least 90 days of active Federal duty with at least one day during an official period of conflict.
Must have a medical necessity requiring care
Must meet income and countable asset criteria established by the VA*

* For more details please contact us.

What does this mean to you, the average Veteran or Veteran's surviving spouse?
Access of your benefit through this system provides you with access to care. With a pension in hand, you are able to afford the care you need. Secondly, you have a choice. You have the power to select the services you need as well as the provider that meets those needs. Thirdly, the pension is dependable. Like Social Security, the pension will always be there for qualified beneficiaries and is paid directly to you by the U.S. Department of the Treasury.

We re here to help, Free of charge.
Our team of professionals is here to guide you through what can often be a complex and confusing process. We understand the "winding Road" of the process and can help ensure that you have satisfied all of the VA's qualifying criteria.

Please contact us for more information about the Veterans Aid & Attendance & Housebound program to get all of the information you need to qualify.

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