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Which conditions qualify you for benefits
Đang chơi bàiHow the claims process works
Where to file your claim
How to you disagree with. The process changed in February 2019.
may receive compensation benefits in certain situations.
How to Calculate VA Pensions
Đang chơi bàiThe amount for both pensions is the difference between the recipient’s "countable" income and the annual pension limit set by Congress.
How to Apply for a VA Pension
See how to , including online.
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Aid & Attendance (A&A) and Housebound Benefits
If you receive a VA pension, you may also qualify for . You can only get one of them. Each has its own qualifications.
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Veterans Pension Versus Disability Compensation
In some cases, veterans can receive disability compensationĐang chơi bài. It's not the same as the VA pension. Here’s a way to tell the difference:
Disability compensation is for an illness or injury that happens because of or was made worse by your military service. It’s not income-based and war service is not required.
Đang chơi bàiA VA pension is for low-income war veterans who may have
Veterans Pension Versus Military Retirement
Some people confuse military retirement benefitsĐang chơi bài with a VA pension. Here are two ways to tell the difference:
Military retirement is taxable but a VA pension is tax-free.
Đang chơi bàiMilitary retirement uses years of service (not necessarily wartime). But a VA pension is based on wartime service and financial need.
Make Yourself at Home: VA’s Adapted Housing Grants for Disabled Veterans
Did You Know?
VA offers monetary assistance to veterans with specific service-connected physical disabilities, so they can construct or modify a home to best meet their needs.
What Renovations Qualify?
Đang chơi bàiBathrooms, kitchens, and bedrooms
Đang chơi bàiCovered porches, ramps, and walkways
Garages, carports, and passageways
Đang chơi bàiDoors, windows, and flooring materials
Concrete or asphalt walkways
Đang chơi bàiSliding doors, handrails, and grab bars
For a full list, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Who is Eligible?
Veterans or servicemembers, with a permanent and total service-connected disability, who have experienced one or more of the following conditions:
Loss of or loss of use of both arms and/or both legs
Blindness in both eyes or only light perception
Certain severe burns
Đang chơi bàiCertain severe respiratory injuries
For additional eligibility information, contact: email@example.com
How to Apply
Đang chơi bàiFill out and submit VA Form 26-4555 at www.eBenefits.va.gov or call 1-800-827-1000 to have a claim form mailed to you.
Đang chơi bàiTo learn more, visit www.benefits.va.gov/homeloans or call 1-800-827-1000
Đang chơi bàiU.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Veterans Benefits Administration
Đang chơi bàiBuild an adapted home
Install ramps or widen doors
Đang chơi bàiMake other modifications to help you live independently
If you qualify for an SAH or SHA grant but are living temporarily in a family member’s home, you may be able to get a Temporary Residence Adaptation (TRA) grant. It can pay for necessary changes to your relative’s home.
You may be eligible for a . You do not need to have a service-connected disability to qualify. This grant provides medically necessary improvements and structural changes to your primary home.
Đang chơi bàiA one-time automobile grant to help pay for a vehicle
If you’re a veteran with a non-service connected disability, you may be eligible for the . This program helps pay for equipment such as vehicle lifts and wheelchair tie-downs. It does not cover operational equipment like hand controls.
Find answers to specific questions about the .
Learn more about modifying a vehicle for a disability.
VA Driver Rehabilitation Program
Đang chơi bàiIf you qualify for either program, you are also eligible for at VA locations around the country. Instructors use specially-adapted vehicles to train vets and service members with various disabilities.
Other services may include:
- A pre-driving assessment
- A behind-the-wheel assessment
- An equipment evaluation
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Last Updated: March 16, 2020