Attention: War-time Veterans
Right at Home Grand Rapids can provide you with the assistance you need to remain at home and not move to a facility. We are a private duty home care agency that wants to make sure our nation’s Veterans are aware of an important benefit.
The Veterans Aid and Attendance Benefit
The Veterans Aid and Attendance Benefit is a benefit paid in addition to monthly pension. Benefits are available for Veterans and surviving spouses who require the regular attendance of another person to assist in bathing, dressing, meal preparation, medication monitoring or other various activities of daily living.
Any War Veteran with 90 days of active duty with at least one day during active War-time (WWII, Korea, Vietnam, Gulf). A surviving spouse of a War Veteran may be eligible if he/she remained married to the Veteran until his/her time of death and has not remarried. The individual must also meet medical, service and financial qualifications.
A Veteran may be eligible for up to$23,388 per year, a surviving spouse of a Veteran may be eligible for up to $12,672 a year and two Veterans married to each other may be eligible for up to $30,480 a year. Right at Home wants to connect Veterans with the people that can help Veterans qualify for these benefits.