This is where the value of home care services in Pleasant Hill, California is most evident. The problem is that some may be hesitant to enlist these services due to finances.
Fortunately, there are exclusive benefits that can help mitigate the costs of in-home care services in Bay Area and across the country. If you’re wondering what these are, allow us at Diamond Home Care Services to help you!
Two examples are the VA Aid and Attendance Benefits, as well as Housebound Allowance. These give monthly payments in addition to a monthly VA pension for qualified Veterans and survivors.
If you receive a VA pension and fulfill at least one of these qualifications, you may be eligible for the VA Aid and Attendance benefit:
- You need another person to help you perform daily activities, like bathing, feeding, and dressing
- You have to stay in bed— or spend a large portion of the day in bed—because of illness
- You are a patient in a nursing home due to the loss of mental or physical abilities related to a disability
- Your eyesight is limited
As for the Housebound benefits, you may be entitled to them if you get a VA pension and spend most of your time at home due to a permanent disability.