VA Pension

VA Pension is an income-based program for low income veterans. These veterans must be permanently and totally disabled (or age 65). The disability must be non-service connected.

Payments increase total income to a pre-determined level set by Congress. Un-reimbursed medical expenses may reduce total income for VA purposes.

When applying, bring the following documentation:

  • Original discharge or DD 214
  • Spouse/dependent information including social security numbers and birth dates
  • Marriage certificate
  • Income information to include annual gross income and net worth
  • Un-reimbursed deductible medical expenses
  • Banking information: name of bank, routing number and account number
  • Under age 65, medical records for disability preventing veteran from working