Salisbury Press

Thursday, December 5, 2019

APV pension program

Thursday, April 18, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

DMVA

The Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs Amputee and Paralyzed Veterans Pension Program assists Pennsylvania veterans to receive a pension of $150 per month.

To be eligible, the applicant must have served in the military honorably; was a resident of Pennsylvania upon entering the military; and must have suffered an injury or incurred a disease resulting in the loss or loss of use of two or more extremities as a result of performance of duties connected with the military service, with a VA rating of 40 percent or more for each extremity.

Pennsylvania veterans should contact the County Veterans Affairs Director in the county they reside to apply. Fore more information, visit www.dmva.pa.gov or www.facebook.com/padmva or www.twitter.com/padmva.