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Here at Home Instead Senior Care, we proudly care for our Veterans every day. We believe that our commitment to caring for their needs is one of the most important ways we can show just how much we appreciate their service to our country and 

protecting our freedom.


​1 in 3 seniors in this country is a veteran or surviving spouse of a veteran.

Through our partnership with Veterans Care Coordination, we are able to assist qualifying veterans and their spouses to apply for and obtain the Aid and Attendance Benefit through the Department of Veterans Affairs to help cover their medical expenses, including Home Instead Senior Care services.

Eligibility Requirements

The Veterans Administration has established qualification criteria for Veterans and/or the surviving spouses applying for the Aid and Attendance Pension benefit.

  • Veteran or Surviving Spouse of a veteran who served 90 days or more on active duty, with at least one day of service during a period of war.
  • Applicant must have a medical condition not related to military service requiring assistance with activities of daily living.
  • Veteran must have an honorable discharge.
  • Meet income-to-medical expense ratio.
  • Must meet asset requirements.

War Periods for Eligibility

  • World War II — December 7, 1941, through December 31, 1946, inclusive. If the veteran was in service on December 31, 1946, continuous service before July 26, 1947, is considered World War II service
  • Korean Conflict — June 27, 1950, through January 31, 1955
  • Vietnam era — The period beginning on February 28, 1961, and ending on May 7, 1975, inclusive, in the case of a veteran who served in the Republic of Vietnam during that period. The period beginning on August 5, 1964, and ending on May 7, 1975, inclusive, in all other cases
  • Persian Gulf War — August 2, 1990, through date to be prescribed by Presidential proclamation or law

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