Benefits and Services for Members Caring for a Veteran
Livingston County, MichiganVeterans ServicesBenefits and Services for Members Caring for a Veteran
Veterans Services
2300 E Grand River Ave, Suite 109
Howell, MI 48843
Map to our location
Monday – Friday
8am - 5pm
Walk-ins 8am - 4:45pm
Closed from 12:00 P.M.  to 1:00 P.M. for lunch and County Holidays
Phone: 517.546.6338
Fax: 517.546.0942

Benefits and Services for Members Caring for a Veteran

If you are a family member caring for a Veteran with disabilities who was injured in the line of duty on or after September 11, 2001, you may be able to apply for health care benefits and other support.  For more information and eligibility please visit the official VA website at https://www.va.gov/family-member-benefits/#caregiver

Gentleman in a wheelchair being cared for by health personnel



 Support for Caregivers

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VA Caregiver Support Program,

​Caregivers play an important role in the health and well-being of Veterans.  The Caregiver Support Program offers training, educational resources, and multiple tools to help you succeed.  More information and eligibility can be found at the official VA website https://www.caregiver.va.gov/

VA Fiduciary Program,

​The VA's Fiduciary Program was established to protect Veterans who are unable to manage their financial affairs.  The VA will only determine an individual to be unable to manage his or her financial affairs after receipt of medical documentation or if a court of competent jurisdiction has already made the determination.  More information can be found on the official VA website at https://www.benefits.va.gov/fiduciary/index.asp

Fisher House Program,

​Free, temporary accommodations where you can stay to be near a Veteran or active-duty service member who's receiving treatment in a VA health facility far from home.  More information can be found on the official VA website at https://www.socialwork.va.gov/fisher.asp

Coaching into Care,

​Connect with a license psychologist or social worker for guidance on how to support a Veteran who's readjusting to civilian life, dealing with mental health problems, or wanting to find services through the VA or the community.  More information can be found on the official VA website at https://www.mirecc.va.gov/coaching/