Posts Tagged ‘Veterans Care’
New VA Regulation Changes and How They Affect Veterans and Spouses
New VA rules went into effect on October 18, 2018. The VA’s ruling is based on changes that were proposed in 2015. Here at VCC, we realized that some of the proposed changes could have a negative impact on Veterans’ ability to receive the quality home care they not only need, but deserve.Read More
3 Tips That May Help an Aging Veteran in Your Family Think About Home Care
Having an aging veteran in your family may be challenging as they age and begin struggling with basic care at home. Here are 3 tips to begin the conversation of home care assistance.Read More
Aging Veterans Who Don’t Take Care of Themselves Benefit From Home Care
Home Care for Veterans: Reginald, or Reggie to his friends, never had much trouble taking care of himself. He was a quiet, reserved individual, a veteran of the United States Army, and he helped his friends and family whenever he had the opportunity.Read More
Aging Veterans Can Face Challenges Including the Need For Home Care Support
Amazing Things Happen When Families Find Help For Veteran Care
Veterans Care: For some people, getting older often means struggling with more aspects of daily life and feeling isolated. Aging veterans face many of the same challenges that other elderly men and women face, but some may have difficulty asking for help or even accepting it.Read More
Why Do Some Veterans Refuse In-Home Care Support?
Veterans Care: Veterans are really no different than anyone else. Just because they haven’t served in a few years or even decades doesn’t mean they have completely left behind their training, camaraderie, or personality they developed while in service, but that also doesn’t mean they will act completely different from most other men and women.Read More
Where Can an Aging Veteran Get Reliable Help Understanding Certain Home Care Benefits?
Veterans Care: When it comes to various pensions available through the VA, veterans often have questions. Trying to get somebody at the VA itself to answer those questions can be like pulling teeth, as the old adage goes.Read More
Is the Aid and Attendance Benefit Now Available for All Veterans?
Veterans Care: It’s a simple question. However, it’s also a complicated one. Basically, the answer is no, the Aid and Attendance Benefit is not available for all veterans.Read More
What More Seniors Should Know About Home Care
Veterans Care: Veterans can be of any age. There may come a time when an older veteran will need assistance with basic personal care, regardless if he or she suffered and combat injury.Read More
Three Questions Families Often Have About Aid and Attendance Benefits
Veterans Care: For some families, worrying about an elderly or disabled loved one can be an overwhelming situation. When that individual is a veteran and is considered a wartime veteran, whether they actually saw direct combat or not, their family wants them to get the support they need at home.Read More