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Veterans Disability Benefits

Learn about types of benefits available to some veterans with disabilities. These include compensation, pensions, and grants for veterans with certain service-connected disabilities as well as pensions for some veterans 65 and older and grants for vets with age-related disabilities.

Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốt . It’s a tax-free monthly benefit.

Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtVisit  to learn:

  • Which conditions qualify you for benefits

  • How the claims process works

  • Where to file your claim

  • How to  you disagree with. The process changed in February 2019.

Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốt may receive compensation benefits in certain situations.

  • How to Calculate VA Pensions

    Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtThe 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

    Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtSee how to , including online.

    See how to .

    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.

    • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtWatch a short .

    Veterans Pension Versus Disability Compensation

    In some cases, veterans can receive disability compensation. It's not the same as the VA pension. Here’s a way to tell the difference:

    • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtDisability 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. 

    • A VA pension is for low-income war veterans who may have  

    Veterans Pension Versus Military Retirement

    Some people confuse military retirement benefits with a VA pension. Here are two ways to tell the difference:

    • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtMilitary retirement is taxable but a VA pension is tax-free.  

    • Military retirement uses years of service (not necessarily wartime). But a VA pension is based on wartime service and financial need. 

    Ways that VA adapted housing grants can be used to modify veterans' homes.
    • 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?

      • Bathrooms, kitchens, and bedrooms

      • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtCovered porches, ramps, and walkways

      • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtGarages, carports, and passageways

      • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtDoors, windows, and flooring materials

      • Security items

      • Concrete or asphalt walkways

      • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtSliding doors, handrails, and grab bars

      For a full list, contact: sahinfo.vbaco@va.gov

      Who is Eligible?

      Veterans or servicemembers, with a permanent and total service-connected disability, who have experienced one or more of the following conditions:

      • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtLoss of or loss of use of both arms and/or both legs

      • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtBlindness in both eyes or only light perception

      • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtCertain severe burns

      • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtCertain severe respiratory injuries

      Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtFor additional eligibility information, contact: sahinfo.vbaco@va.gov

      How to Apply

      Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtFill 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.

      Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtTo learn more, visit www.benefits.va.gov/homeloans or call 1-800-827-1000

      U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

      Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtVeterans Benefits Administration

    . You can use it to:

    • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtBuild an adapted home

    • Install ramps or widen doors

    • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtMake other modifications to help you live independently

  • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtIf 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.

  • . The allowance can pay for:

    • Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtA 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

    Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtIf 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.

    Kết quả xổ số hôm nay tốtOther services may include:

    • A pre-driving assessment
    • A behind-the-wheel assessment
    • An equipment evaluation
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    Last Updated: March 16, 2020

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