The Assistance to Needy Veterans grant program provides limited financial assistance to those in need and who have exhausted all other sources of aid. The grants may be used for specified health care and subsistence needs, up to a maximum grant limits. There is a lifetime maximum of $7,500 per individual for the ssistance to Needy Veterans grant program.
Health Care Aid Financial assistance may be provided to qualified, eligible applicants for: Dental, Vision, and Hearing care.
Approved applicants will receive a Description of Benefits (DOB) that will list approved care and the time period during which the care must be obtained. The DOB should be given to the health care provider you chose who will return it to Wisconsin Department of Veterans ffairs (WDVA) with billing information. Payments will be sent directly from WDVA to the health care provider.
WDVA may not provide health care aid under this program unless the aid recipient's health care provider agrees to accept, as full payment for the health care provided, the amount of the payment, the amount of the recipient's health insurance or other third-party payments, if any, and the amount that the department determines the applicant is capable of paying.
To apply for or obtain more information about benefits, contact your local CVSO.