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Veterans Aid and Assistance

The Whole Person In-Home Care

Veterans Aid and Assistance

The Veterans Aid and Assistance benefit is for wartime veterans, or their surviving spouses, who meet certain medical and financial requirements.

To qualify for Veterans Aid and Assistance you must meet one of the following conditions:

  1. You require the aid of another person in order to perform personal functions required in everyday living, such as bathing, feeding, dressing, attending to the wants of nature, adjusting prosthetic devices, or protecting yourself from the hazards of your daily environment
  2. You are bedridden, in that your disability or disabilities requires that you remain in bed apart from any prescribed course of convalescence or treatment
  3. You are a patient in a nursing home due to mental or physical incapacity
  4. Your eyesight is limited to a corrected 5/200 visual acuity or less in both eyes; or concentric contraction of the visual field to 5 degrees or less

The Whole Person In-Home Care services include:

  • Help with Bathing
  • Help with Dressing
  • Medication Reminders
  • Transportation
  • Meal Preparation
  • Transferring to and from bed
  • Personal Care
  • Respite Care
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Laundry

If you would like to learn more about Veterans Aid and Assistance, call us at 816-777-0078.