Medical Foster Homes Can Be An Option For Elderly Veterans, But The VA Won’t Pay For Them

The VA will pay for traditional nursing home care, which is far more costly than a foster home.

By Carson FrameDecember 18, 2018 9:30 am, , , ,

From Texas Public Radio:

For thousands of elderly veterans, long-term care means living in a nursing home or institutional care setting. But some have found a much homier option.

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This story was produced by the American Homefront Project, a public media collaboration that reports on American military life and veterans. Funding comes from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.