If the following issues are resolved, they will likely meet the VA's eligibility requirements.
Based on the information you provided, the Veteran/Spouse appears to meet the eligible criteria established by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and should apply for $0 monthly from the VA.
The information below will help you understand the steps needed before you can successfully qualify for this benefit as well as other resources you should consider.
To proceed you can utilize either option below:
1) This site offers access to an easy to use application completion tool called EaZy-Apps. Most people utilizing EaZy-Apps complete the VA’s 30+ page application in 30-60 minutes.
When you have entered all the data, the completed application will be ready to print, have signed and mail to the VA. To utilize EaZy-Apps there is a one-time membership fee of $99, which includes access to a knowledge base for responding to the VA's most common requests and many other valuable resources.
Click here to learn more about EaZy-Apps
2) Contact the Department of Veterans Affairs at 800-827-1000 and let them know you would like to apply for Pension with Aid and Attendance. They will mail you the forms you need at no cost. The application and supporting forms are more than 30 pages.