Department Of Veterans Affairs (Regional Office) - 1-800-827-1000

Aid and Attendance Pensions:
At Home Companions 
Vet Assist – Veterans Home Care 

Community Clinics:
385 Prospect Ave., Hackensack, NJ – 201-487-1390
275 Getty Ave., Paterson, NJ – 973-247-1666



Aid and Attendance and Household Pension Benefit
Veterans and surviving spouses who are eligible for a VA pension AND require the aid and attendance of another person, OR are housebound, may be eligible for additional monetary payment. These benefits are paid in addition to monthly pension, and they are not paid without eligibility to Pension. At Home Companions (listed in the local section) and Veteran's Home Care are local agencies that provide services as well as assistance with completing the application process and an assessment of eligibility. See Local section above for area providers.

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