Various agencies and organizations address the benefits that veterans receive. It can be confusing to determine whether you qualify and overwhelming to fill out the applications. This is why many Veterans don’t pursue the benefits available to them.
Mental Health Conditions
One of the biggest challenges veterans face is poor mental health which can affect family relationships, and employment, often leading to homelessness.
A bipolar diagnosis is included on the list of qualifying mental health issues for VA benefits as well as Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI).
Seeking Help with VA or SSI/SSDI Benefits Applications
For advice and help about your specific situation and to navigate the application process as quickly as possible, find a special needs planner near you. They can maximize the amount of benefits available to you across a variety of government programs.