PA Senate Investigates Support For Older Veterans

The state is looking at ways to help its older veterans beyond the states 6 Veterans Homes. One of the options the state is looking at is the Living Independence for the Elderly program which provides health and support services to older PA residents who want to continue to live in the community. Senator Randy Vulakovich, Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee, recently convened a hearing on the matter. The Department Military and Veterans Affairs also wants to see if the LIFE program could help older veterans.