Aid & Attendance: US Armed Forces Veterans Improved Pension

Aid and Attendance Pension

Eligibility

Qualifications

Benefit Amounts

2015 Maximum Annual Benefit Amounts:

  • Surviving Spouse of a Veteran: $13,794 ($1,149 monthly)
  • Veteran with no Spouse or dependent children: $21,466 ($1,732 monthly)
  • A married couple where the Veteran requires care: $25,448 ($2,121 monthly)
  • Healthy Veteran, but only Spouse requires care: $16,955 ($1,413 monthly)
  • Both spouses are Veterans and require care: $34,050 ($2,838 monthly)

Source: http://www.benefits.va.gov/pension/current_rates_survivor_pen.asp
Actual : https://www.benefits.va.gov/pension/current_rates_veteran_pen.asp