Senior Providers Blog

Helping our Veterans Benefit by Living Independently at Home

Posted by Senior Providers Network on May 1, 2018 10:00:00 AM

If you are a primary caregiver for a veteran and your company doesn’t offer an Eldercare Employee Benefit at work, you may feel alone.  There is a program called, “Homemaker/Home Health Aide” that is offered through the Veteran Administration (VA). This program provides care services in the home through approved agencies.  A registered nurse will go in and do an initial assessment and work with a trained home health aide to provide assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s) for the veteran. Here are some examples of the services that they provide:

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Topics: VA Aid and Attendance Benefits, Family Caregiver

How do I apply for Aid and Attendance Benefits through the VA?

Posted by Senior Providers Network on Feb 6, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Have you looked at a government website lately?  Wow, are they hard to navigate.  If you don’t know exactly what you are looking for, you’re going to have a hard time finding it.  Calling the government and finding answers is even harder.  Veterans find this very frustrating. 

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Topics: VA Aid and Attendance Benefits