Aid and Attendance Articles -

Aid and Attendance Articles

Proposed changes that will impact veterans and their caregivers on the rules for Aid & Attendance pension eligibility.

The Department of Veterans Affairs provides many benefits to vets and their spouses. Veterans and their spouses with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia may be eligible to receive certain benefits.

A tax-free monetary benefit from the VA can help low-income veterans who require the aid and attendance of another person pay for care services in their own homes and in residential settings like assisted living facilities and nursing homes.