The Survivors Pension benefit, which may also be referred to as Death Pension, is a tax-free monetary benefit payable to a low-income, un-remarried surviving spouse and/or unmarried child(ren) of a deceased Veteran with wartime service. Please see the VA website for additional information and eligibility.
Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC),
Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC) is a tax free monetary benefit paid to eligible survivors of military Service members who died in the line of duty or eligible survivors of Veterans whose death resulted from a service-related injury or disease. For additional information and eligibility please see the VA website.
VA helps Service members, Veterans, and eligible surviving spouses become homeowners. As part of our mission to serve you, we provide a home loan guaranty benefit and other housing-related programs to help you buy, build, repair, retain, or adapt a home for your own personal occupancy. For more information and eligibility you can go to the official VA website at https://www.benefits.va.gov/homeloans/
VA Education Benefits,
You may be eligible for VA education benefits for dependents and survivors. If you're a dependent spouse or child-or the surviving spouse or child-of a veteran, you may qualify for Chapter 35 benefits or job training through a GI Bill program. For more information please visit the official VA website at https://www.va.gov/education/survivor-dependent-benefits/
If you're the spouse, surviving spouse, dependent child, or family caregiver of a veteran or service member, you may qualify for health care benefits. In certain cases, you may also qualify for health care benefits due to a disability related to your veteran's service. For more information please visit the official VA website at https://www.va.gov/health-care/family-caregiver-benefits/
VA Help to Avoid Mortgage Foreclosure,
The VA will provide financial counseling-even if your loan isn't a VA direct or VA-backed loan. If you are late with your mortgage payment, or think you might be late, contact your loan servicer right away. Or, if you would like assistance, please call 1-877-827-3702 or visit the VA official website at https://www.va.gov/housing-assistance/home-loans/trouble-making-payments/