A VA pension can provide some level of income security for economically disadvantaged eligible wartime Veterans and their families.
Did you know VA offers a pension for eligible wartime Veterans who have limited or no income?
This needs-based tax-free monetary benefit helps eligible Veterans and their families cope with financial challenges by providing supplemental income.
To qualify, Veterans must meet minimum service requirements and also be:
- Age 65 or older, OR
- Totally and permanently disabled, OR
- A patient in a nursing home receiving skilled nursing care, OR
- Receiving Social Security Disability Insurance, OR
- Receiving Supplemental Security Income
Veterans who are housebound or require the aid of another person to perform daily activities may qualify for pension at an increased rate.
To learn more and apply, visit Explore.VA.gov or click below.