Long Beach Veterans' Benefits Assistance
Legal Guidance for Veterans
Women and men who have served in the armed forces may be eligible for a number of financial assistance programs established by the federal government specifically for veterans. Elderly veterans, in particular, have access to a range of services that can help with long-term care. However, many veterans who may qualify are unaware that these programs exist or how to apply for the funds.
If you or an elderly relative is a military veteran who is over 65 years of age and requires help to obtain veteran benefits, the California Elder Law Center PC can help you. Whether financial assistance is needed for long-term, healthcare costs or for day-to-day living, you can depend on us to make sure that you have access to the right resources.
We Will Fight for You
The California Elder Law Center PC specializes in providing personalized, legal representation for a variety of matters concerning the senior population.
We have experienced attorneys, like Sandra Diaz, who is the leading elder law attorneys in Southern California and who is accredited by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, or the VA.
As one of our valued clients, you will receive top-notch, legal counsel from a law firm whose primary goal is to provide you with the outcome you are seeking.
We understand the important issues facing senior citizens and will work tirelessly on your behalf in our effort to protect your rights and your assets.
About Veterans’ Benefits
The VA is home to a variety of different programs that are intended to help veterans their families. Some of these programs, which are administered by the Veterans Benefits Administration, or VBA, are specifically designed to provide elderly veterans with the resources to maintain their assets and home and to provide for their long-term care. These benefits are an avenue you can use so that you will not have to spend your life savings to pay for medical care, assisted living or any other expenses that comes with aging.
Some of the senior-related benefits you or your elderly loved one may have access to include:
- Service pension
- Pension with home-confinement allowance
- Pension with aid and attendance
The eligibility for the different programs is determined by a number of factors, such as:
- Value of assets
- Wartime service
What We Do
At our law firm, we will use our legal expertise and our extensive knowledge of the VBA system to protect your rights in matters concerning veterans’ benefits. During your initial consultation, we will discuss your circumstances to determine the type of benefits for which you or your loved one may be eligible and how it applies to your circumstances. We welcome any questions or concerns about the programs and the application or appeal processes.
You will also be advised of what steps should be taken regarding assets before initiating the application process. We will assist you during every stage of the application or appeal process, from completing paperwork to obtaining required documentation.
It is our goal to guide you through the bureaucracy of the VBA system so that there are no unnecessary delays to receiving your funds. Our attorneys and staff members strive to remain current on the changing regulations regarding eligibility for the various VBA programs. This is so we can provide our clients with all of the relevant information needed to access their benefits. You can also count on us to make sure that the programs you apply to will not conflict with any other assistance programs in which you participate.
Contact The Lakewood Veterans Benefits Lawyers Of The California Elder Law Center PC
We all want our loved ones to have access to the long-term care that they need as they grow older. Turn to the California Elder Law Center PC for help understanding how to secure the funds necessary to ensure your loved one has the care he or she needs.
California Elder Law Center PC is Southern California’s leading elder law firm. We are dedicated to doing what is necessary to help our elderly veterans obtain the financial assistance they have earned and need for their long-term care. When you entrust us to help you or your aging relative, you will be able to enjoy the peace of mind that comes with knowing that you have an experienced law firm in your corner.
You can contact us to schedule a complimentary, initial consultation. We will go the details of your situation and will help you determine what steps you should take to get what you or your elderly loved one deserves. Schedule a free consultation with one of the attorneys by calling 562-377-7710 or toll free 877-377-7411, or by simply contacting us on-line.