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United States Department of Veterans Affairs

Pension Benefits Programs

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - St. Paul Regional Benefit Office

1 Federal Dr, Fort Snelling, Bishop Henry Whipple Fed Bldg, St. Paul, MN, 55111-4050

Distance: 1037 Miles

(800) 827-1000

Website

https://benefits.va.gov/pension

Service Details

Description

Veterans Administration (VA) offers two broad categories of Pension benefit programs:


Veterans Pension: Tax-free monetary benefit payable to low-income wartime Veterans.


Survivors' Pension: 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.


Veterans and survivors who are eligible for pension benefits and are housebound or require the aid and attendance of another person may be eligible to receive additional monetary amounts.


Features

  • Specialization
    • Veteran 

Application Instructions

Applications can be done online, or download them and mail them.


See agency website for instructions and forms.


There are separate applications for Veterans and for Survivors.


Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

Statewide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (800) 827-1000
Crisis Line - Veteran Crisis / Suicide Prevention (800) 273-8255
TDD 711
Toll Free - Caregiver Support Line (855) 260-3274
Toll Free - CHAMPVA Hotline (800) 733-8387
Toll Free - Homeless Veterans Hotline (877) 424-3838

Last Update

7/19/2021

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