How much is the Aid and Attendance Benefit worth to YOU?


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Benefit Level                            Monthly      Annually

Single Veteran                                   $1,794           $21,528

Married Veteran                                $2,127           $25,524

Spouse of a Living Veteran                $1,407           $16,884

Surviving Spouse of a Veteran           $1,153           $13,863

Two Married Veterans                       $2,837            $34,044

This is a tax-free benefit deposited directly into the claimant's bank account. It does NOT affect Social Security and it continues for life. Unlike other government benefits, this benefit may be used for anything. Most often it is used to pay for home health care, nursing services, independent or assisted living facilities as well as nursing home care and other medical expenses.