Visiting Homemaker of Bergen County
298 Union Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601-4303
Telephone: (201) 488-0041
Fax: (201) 525-1950
VA Benefit: Aid & Attendance:
*’Aid & Attendance’ provides a Certified Home Health Aide to assist with activities of daily living to veterans and/or their surviving spouses. Qualified depends on ‘3M’s’:
*Military: Served minimum 90 days active duty, 1 day wartime with an honorable discharge.
*Medical: Need for assistance with dressing, bathing, eating, toileting, walking or transferring in and out of bed due to a non-service related disability.
*Money: Income and Assets in relation to medical expense. House and care are no considered as income or assets.
Documents Needed to Submit a Claim:
1. DD-214 Military Discharge (needs to be certified copy).
2. Social Security Award Letter
3. Bank Statement (three months minimum).
4. Copy of a Voided Check (for monthly deposits).
5. Marriage Certificate
6. Death Certificate
Visiting Homemaker’s mission is to assist veterans who protected our freedom to stay in their homes and live with dignity. We are a certified and accredited non-profit home care agency serving the elderly, the disabled and our Veterans. For more information or to request service through the Veteran’s Aide & Attendance Benefit or other home care program call:
(201) 488-0041 or visit http://www.vhsbc.com
A Community based Nonprofit Agency Providing Quality Home Care Since 1954
*Disclaimer: This information was taken directly from the Visiting Homemaker Bergen County pamphlet. I have not used this service so I do not have an opinion on it yes or no to the service. Please call or email the above numbers for more information.