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Alabama VA Nursing Homes and Veterans Advocates

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Alabama VA Nursing Homes & Veterans Advocates

Bill Nichols State Veterans Home 1784 Elkahatchee Road Alexander City, Al 35010 (256) 329-3311
William F. Green State Veterans Home 300 Faulkner Drive Bay Minette, Al 36507 (251) 937-8049
Floyd E. Tut Fann State Veterans Home 2701 Meridian Street Huntsville, Al 35811 (256) 851-2807
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Veterans Advocates

Veterans Advocates

Information on Veterans Benefits

Individuals listed on this site can educate you about VA Benefits for senior veterans and their survivors that can provide up to an additional $2,727 a month in tax free income to help pay for home care, assisted living, or nursing home care. They can also help with other Veterans long term care questions. Those listed on this site educate about various benefits and do not charge a fee for the preparation, presentation, or prosecution of a claim. Only individuals and entities who are accredited by VA may be involved in the preparation, presentation, or prosecution of a claim for benefits.

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Benefits for Veterans

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) offers a myriad of benefits to veterans. As a general rule, a veteran is defined as someone who served in the armed forces of the United States. Reservists and National Guard are generally not considered veterans for benefits purposes except under certain special conditions. For some benefits, up to 2 years or more of service is required.

    In 2015, VA reported that 55% of the 22.7 million veterans in the U.S are age 60 and older. There are several benefits available and more applicable to these senior veterans and their spouses.

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