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New VA Aid & Attendance Eligibility Rules Take Effect on October 18, 2018

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The Veterans Administration has issued new rules which drastically change the eligibility for Veterans and spouses to receive Aid & Attendance pension benefits.  It is critical that Veterans and spouses take action now to protect assets before the new rules take effect on October 18, 2018.Net WorthAsset limit:  $123,600Net worth includes monthly income. Monthly income […]

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GDGC Awards Amelia Larkin, East Setauket, As LI Middle School Winner of Veterans Red Write and Blue Essay Contest

Amelia Larkin, a 13 year old East Setauket  resident and student at Murphy Junior High School, recently won the annual Red Write and Blue Veterans essay contest sponsored by Genser Dubow Genser & Cona (GDGC), an elder law firm in Melville. Receiving nearly 500 entries from 30 LI school districts on the topics “My Military Hero” […]

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Veteran’s Benefits: Programs and Payments

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Many veterans don’t realize that they may be eligible for additional benefits from the Veterans Administration.   The Veterans Administration offers many types of benefits, from service connected benefits to low-income pension benefits.Service Connected BenefitsA Veteran may be entitled to compensation as a result of a service-connected disability.  Compensation is paid to a service member for […]

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Veteran’s Aid and Attendance Seminar

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Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 – 10:30amLocation: Senior Associate Kimberly Mosscrop is speaking as part of a panel discussion on Aid and Attendance Veterans Benefits at the Suffolk Jewish Community Center at 10:30AM. To RSVP for this free panel please contact Charlene at 631-708-5106.

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James Weber, Vietnam Veteran, 9/11 First Responder, Honored by GDGC and LI State Veterans Home

November 2017 For Immediate Release======================================================= James Weber, Vietnam Veteran, 9/11 First Responder, Honored by GDGC and LI State Veterans Home ​Winners of GDGC’s Student Art Contest for Veterans Recognized at Event                   James Weber, 70 and a Rocky Point resident, was recently honored at a “Salute to Veterans” Event sponsored by Genser Dubow […]

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GDGC HONORS WINNERS OF STUDENT ART CONTEST TO CELEBRATE VETERANS

GDGC HONORS WINNERS OF STUDENT ART CONTEST TO​CELEBRATE VETERANS Genser Dubow Genser & Cona, elder law and estate planning firm in Melville, honored three winners of their student art contest “These Colors Don’t Run” at the recent LI State Veterans Home event in Stony Brook to celebrate Veterans. Each winner who was selected from an elementary, […]

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Benefits and Resource event for Veterans

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Date: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 – 6:00pm to 8:00pmLocation: Brandywine Senior Living – Huntington Terrace 70 Pinelawn Road Melville, NY 11747Cost: FREERSVP: Charlene Loglisci 631-531-0000Aid and Attendance benefits seminar for Veterans, presented by GDGC partner Melissa Negrin-Wiener.  

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Veterans Benefits

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Date: Tuesday, January 3, 2017 – 6:30pm to 8:00pmLocation: Eastport American LegionTopic: Melissa Negrin-Wiener, Esq. will discuss Aid and Attendance benefits, available through the Department of Veterans Affairs which is a non-service connected pension benefit for Veterans and spouses who require the aid and attendance of another individual to perform the personal functions required in everyday living. Ms. Negrin-Wiener […]

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Veteran’s Aid and Attendance 2017 Fact Sheet

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The Aid and Attendance benefit, available through the Department of Veterans Affairs, is a non-service connected pension benefit for Veterans and spouses who require the aid and attendance of another individual to perform the personal functions required in everyday living.  This benefit has proven to be very helpful to those Veterans and/or spouses who reside […]

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Veterans Benefits

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Date: Monday, December 12, 2016 – 7:00pm to 9:00pmLocation: Massapequa VFM Post: 181 Veterans Boulevard Massapequa, New York 11758Click Here for Directions Topic: Melissa Negrin-Wiener, Esq. will discuss Aid and Attendance benefits, available through the Department of Veterans Affairs which is a non-service connected pension benefit for Veterans and spouses who require the aid and attendance of another individual to perform […]

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