Care for Aging Veterans – Approved Senior Network http://approvedseniornetwork.com Senior Care, Senior News, Home Care, Elder Care and MOre Fri, 10 Mar 2017 18:41:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.3 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/cropped-Approved-32x32.png Care for Aging Veterans – Approved Senior Network http://approvedseniornetwork.com 32 32 5 Reasons Veterans in Need Might Consider a Home Care Aide http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/02/28/care-for-aging-veterans-5-reasons-veterans-need-might-consider-home-care-aide/ http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/02/28/care-for-aging-veterans-5-reasons-veterans-need-might-consider-home-care-aide/#respond Tue, 28 Feb 2017 19:32:37 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=15971 Care for Aging Veterans: There are plenty of reasons why someone may need a home care aide. For veterans, it may be difficult for some to admit they have physical limitations or other challenges that make it difficult for them to stay safe and comfortable in their own home.

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When to Begin the Aid and Attendance Application for Veterans in Need of Home Care Support http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/02/27/care-for-aging-veterans-in-terrell-tx-begin-aid-attendance-application-veterans-need-home-care-support/ Mon, 27 Feb 2017 22:41:08 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=15962 Veterans may be eligible for certain pension programs that can help them pay for certain services. One of those pensions that can be used to pay for home care aides or other providers is the Aid and Attendance Benefit.

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The Silent Crisis: Veterans Going without Home Care Support http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/02/27/care-for-aging-veterans-in-preston-hollow-tx-silent-crisis-veterans-going-without-home-care-support/ Mon, 27 Feb 2017 22:01:17 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=15959 Care for Aging Veterans in Preston Hollow TX: There’s a silent crisis among veterans in the United States right now. Unfortunately there are probably numerous crises going on, but one involves those veterans who may benefit from home care services.

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Not All Veterans Will Need Home Care, but for Those Who Do … http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/02/03/care-for-aging-veterans-bartlett-tn-not-veterans-will-need-home-care/ http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/02/03/care-for-aging-veterans-bartlett-tn-not-veterans-will-need-home-care/#respond Fri, 03 Feb 2017 20:42:51 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=15927 Care for Aging Veterans Bartlett TN-As people get older, the physical, mental, and emotional challenges they face may increase. As a matter of fact, if a person reaches 80 years of age, the odds of having more difficulty with basic tasks, dealing with more health issues, and other challenges increase dramatically each and every year. The same holds true for veterans of all ages.

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Starting Over with the Aid and Attendance Application for Mom Since Dad Passed Away http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/01/23/care-for-aging-veterans-in-las-vegas-nv-starting-aid-attendance-application-mom-since-dad-passed-away/ Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:00:42 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=15887 Care for Aging Veterans in Las Vegas NV: Your mother and father were both struggling with their basic care at home for some time. They were in their early 80s and your father had dealt with a minor stroke and your mother was simply struggling with her physical strength and balance.

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Being a Vietnam War Vet, Dad Might Qualify for Help Paying for Home Care http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/01/10/care-for-aging-veterans-in-lakewood-co-being-a-vietnam-war-vet-dad-might-qualify-for-help-paying-for-home-care/ Tue, 10 Jan 2017 19:59:46 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=15854 Your father is getting up there in years. He served during the Vietnam War and while he may not talk much about his time in service, he’s maintained contact with some friends he made during his time of service. Now, though, he’s beginning to struggle with his own basic care.

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The Aid and Attendance Benefit Provides More Options for Veterans in Need of Home Care Support http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/01/10/care-for-aging-veterans-in-billings-mt-aid-attendance-benefit-provides-options-veterans-need-home-care-support/ Tue, 10 Jan 2017 17:13:19 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=15851 Care for Aging Veterans in Billings MT: When a veteran requires some type of support and care at home, where do they turn? Some, especially those who are on a limited income due to a pension or disability payment, may have all of that income going toward basic living expenses.

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How to Show a Veteran ‘Stuck at Home’ You Care http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/01/05/care-for-aging-veterans-in-missouri-show-veteran-stuck-home-care/ Thu, 05 Jan 2017 17:20:29 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=15829 Almost your entire life you knew your father to be an outgoing, adventurous, active person. He was always talking about his time in the service, the friends he made, and the planned trips all across the country through the years with your mother to visit some of those friends.

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An Elder Veteran’s Diet May Impact His Health and Vitality http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2016/12/28/care-for-aging-veterans-in-washington-dc-elder-veterans-diet-may-impact-health-vitality/ http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2016/12/28/care-for-aging-veterans-in-washington-dc-elder-veterans-diet-may-impact-health-vitality/#respond Wed, 28 Dec 2016 20:03:14 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=15783 Care for Aging Veterans in Washington DC: When people get older, including veterans, the impact of their diet and exercise levels are significant.

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Uniting a Family in the Name of Improving Safety for an Elderly Loved One http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2016/12/09/care-for-aging-veterans-league-city-tx-uniting-a-family-in-the-name-of-improving-safety-for-an-elderly-loved-one/ http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2016/12/09/care-for-aging-veterans-league-city-tx-uniting-a-family-in-the-name-of-improving-safety-for-an-elderly-loved-one/#respond Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:31:47 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=15729 Care for Aging Veterans League City TX-Jake’s wife, Michelle, was concerned about her father. He understood her concerns, especially considering the fact that her father was 86, widowed, and living alone. He lived a few towns away, so they did whatever they could to help out, and being a veteran, there were certainly challenges with regard to that assistance they offered.

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