Caregivers & Veterans Health Services Act

Bill

Overview of Law

Provides financial and other assistance to family members caring for severely wounded veterans, and improves health care and facilities for women veterans, veterans living in rural areas, and homeless veterans.

Caregivers & Veterans Health Services Act Benefits & Positives

DatePositive Result\BenefitRank
05/05/10Housing and care options expanded for homeless veterans living in care shelters
05/05/10Care options expanded for veterans living in rural areas that lack the necessary VA medical facilities
05/05/10Counseling and care enhanced for military women victims of sexual trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
05/05/10Health care services improved and expanded for women veterans at Veterans care facilities
05/05/10Family caregivers of veterans granted eligibility to VA counseling and mental health services