Care for Aging Veterans – Approved Senior Network http://approvedseniornetwork.com Senior Care, Senior News, Home Care, Elder Care and MOre Fri, 26 May 2017 20:11:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.5 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/cropped-Approved-32x32.png Care for Aging Veterans – Approved Senior Network http://approvedseniornetwork.com 32 32 As Veterans Get Older, Will Home Care Be Needed and Possible? http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/05/08/veterans-get-older-will-home-care-needed-possible/ http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/05/08/veterans-get-older-will-home-care-needed-possible/#respond Mon, 08 May 2017 15:50:20 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=16066 Veterans, like anyone else, will get older and as they do they may face increasing challenges with their physical capabilities, health, and other factors. This may make it necessary to rely on home care support at some point in time. Some veterans don’t think it’s ever going to be necessary. Veterans have gone through boot…

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Changing One’s Outlook on Home Care and VA Pensions http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/05/03/changing-ones-outlook-home-care-va-pensions/ http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/05/03/changing-ones-outlook-home-care-va-pensions/#respond Wed, 03 May 2017 19:13:04 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=16059 It’s easy to become discouraged about getting help when you feel all alone and don’t have much money. For some elderly, if they’re on a limited income, they may feel the idea of hiring a home care aide or getting of the support necessary to stay safe is completely out of the question.

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What Does It Mean for a Veteran to ‘Need’ Home Care Support? http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/03/30/veterans-home-care-in-honolulu-hi/ http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/03/30/veterans-home-care-in-honolulu-hi/#respond Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:26:36 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=16018 Veterans Home Care in Honolulu HI: One of the stipulations in the Aid and Attendance Benefit is that veterans need to be able to prove home care is absolutely necessary at this point in their life.

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Is There Any Help for ‘Non Wartime’ Veterans Requiring Home Care Support? http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/03/28/is-there-any-help-for-non-wartime-veterans-requiring-home-care-support/ http://approvedseniornetwork.com/2017/03/28/is-there-any-help-for-non-wartime-veterans-requiring-home-care-support/#respond Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:28:40 +0000 http://approvedseniornetwork.com/?p=16004 Veterans who need some type of support and care at home may have various pension programs available through the VA to turn to. However, the most notable of all of these is the Aid and Attendance Benefit.

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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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