Veterans aid workshop Thursday

DEARBORN — Oakwood Common will host a free Veterans Aid and Attendance workshop from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday on its campus at 16351 Rotunda Drive.

The workshop is designed to help individuals, families and caregivers learn how to seek funds to cover the cost of senior housing, homecare or nursing home care.

The Veterans Aid and Attendance Pension benefit provides up to $1,704 per month for wartime veterans, up to $1,095 per month for surviving spouses and up to $2,020 per month for a married veteran.

Attendees will receive information about how to qualify and complete Veterans Affairs forms at no cost.

For more details and to make reservations to attend the workshop, call 313-253-9597.