Qualifying for the Veterans Aid and Attendance Benefit

The Veterans Aid and Attendance Benefit is a program that many Veterans do not know about, the application is a simple process and ActiveCare Home Care can fill out the enrollment form on your behalf.

The benefits can provide you, or your family member with up to 80 hours of in-home assistance per month, or simply put up to 20 hours a week of assistance.

To qualify for the program you must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be 65 years and older
  • Served during a period of war
  • Have been honorably discharged
  • Meet specific income requirements
  • Need assistance with daily living on a regular basis to stay independent

If you are a widow of a ware veteran you an also qualify for the program.

If you don’t feel like you qualify, please do contact ActiveCare to see what other options are available for you.

Please call 847-380-7644 to schedule an appointment for an in-home assessment to see how many hours of care you qualify for. Alternatively please complete our contact form and someone will be in contact with you shortly.