Veterans Administration & Long-Term Care 

Nursing Homes, Assisted Living, and Home Health Care


VA provides for free health care for conditions related to military service and for Veterans with catastrophic disabilities and disability ratings of at least 50%, as well as for those who can't afford to pay for care.


Veteran Care settings may include:

  • Nursing homes

  • Assisted-living centers

  • Private homes where a caregiver supports a small group of individuals

  • Adult day health centers

  • Veterans’ own homes


You can learn more about the different types of care below or see our guide to long-term services and supports.