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Veterans Pension Program

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Veterans Pension Program

Are you a Veteran or a Surviving Spouse? The Program The VA designed this program to help Veterans and their surviving spouses receive the financial support necessary to ensure their continuing care in a memory care setting.

THE PROGRAM

The VA designed this program to help Veterans and their surviving spouses receive the financial support necessary to ensure their continuing care in a memory care setting. The Pension provides benefits to Veterans and their surviving spouses. The Pension with the additional benefit of Aid and Attendance can provide up to $1,731.00 for a veteran, $1,112.00 per month to a surviving spouse, or $2,053.00 per month to a couple.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Veteran must have served at last 90 days of active duty, with at least one day served during a time of war.

Veteran must show limited net worth. (Assets do not include your personal residence, car). Financial need – in general, there must be less income yearly than the cost of care provided. Services – You receive assistance from others in order to live a quality life, including, but not limited to the following:

  • Medical Assistance 
  • Walking 
  • Bathing 
  • Dressing
  • Getting out of bed
  • Meal Preparation
  • Housekeeping Transportation

NO COST TO YOU Move in with us and Koelsch Senior Communities will cover the cost of the Veterans’ pre-filing consultation.