Veterans Affairs, U.s. Department Of
The VA provides Federal benefits to veterans and their dependents. The department operates nationwide programs for health care, financial assistance and burial benefits. Veterans may be entitled to medically-necessary assistive technology as part of their VA health care benefits. In addition, the VA’s Blind Rehabilitation Service may provide AT devices for blind and visually impaired veterans, and eligible veterans may receive employment-related AT through the Independent Living Program of VA Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Services. Severely disabled veterans who are entitled to a home especially adapted for their needs due to loss of mobility may receive grants or loans through the Specially Adapted Housing Program.