Osenton Law Offices, PA, is partnering with The Bridges Retirement Community, 11202 Dewhurst Dr., Riverview, to help educate wartime veterans about a benefit through the federal "Improved Pension with Aid and Attendance" that can help offset the cost of living in a retirement community for a wartime veteran or his/her surviving spouse.
Any member of any branch of the armed services who served 90 consecutive days on active duty including one day during a war is eligible for $1,644 or more reimbursement for assisted or independent living expenses if he has served during World War II, the Korean Conflict, the Vietnam War or other more recent conflicts.
The Bridges is holding this seminar to assist potential applicants with the process. There is no charge to attend. You may call The Bridges at 813-413-8900, to reserve your seat at the next seminar on Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 6:30 p.m.