In addition to the Aid and Attendance Benefit, your loved one may be eligible for VA Health Benefits, including all necessary inpatient hospital care and outpatient services. Specifically, geriatrics is healthcare for older veterans with complex needs. Extended Care – also known as long-term care – is a program for veterans of all ages who need daily support and assistance. Older veterans can receive geriatric and long-term care programs at home, at VA medical centers or in the community.
Service members, veterans and families can apply for various VA benefits using one of the following methods.