Services - Veterans LTC Benefits

VA Non-Service Connected Disability Pension Benefits.

The VA Aid & Attendance 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.

  2016 Maximum Benefit Amounts
  Monthly   Annually
Two Veterans / Spouses $2,837 Two Veterans / Spouses $34,050
Married Veteran* $2,120 Married Veteran $25,448
Single Veteran $1,788 Single Veteran $21,466
Surviving Spouse $1,149 Surviving Spouse $13,794
* Assuming the veteran needs care. If only the spouse needs care, a married veteran could qualify for up to $1,404 monthly. $16,851 Annually.

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.

    Were 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 work hand in hand with a team of Veterans Service officers, VA Accredited Estate Planning & Elder Law Attorneys, Medi-Cal LTC specialists and other professionals. Our goal is to assist you in protecting what you have spent a lifetime building while staying compliant with VA and Medi-Cal guidelines. We understand the "winding road" of the process and can help ensure that you have satisfied all of the VA's qualifying criteria.

    We are proud to be members of The American Academy of Benefit Planners
    We make the complex simple. Successfully accessing your government benefits can often be a complex and confusing experience.

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

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