caregiving. Apply Now for VA's Caregiver Program

July 2011
PN;Jul2011, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p75
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The focuses on the application for the new Veterans Affair (VA) program under Family Caregiver Program of the Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act 2010 in the U.S. It states that the Office of Care Management and Social Work of VA has opened the application for eligible post-9/11 veterans and servicemembers for the designation of family caregivers. It adds that mental health services, access to health insurance, and stipend are among the services for primary family caregivers.


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