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VA Community Living Centers

A Community Living Center (CLC) is a VA Nursing Home. Veterans may stay for a short time or, in rare instances, for the rest of their life.

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Alzheimer’s and Dementia

See more than 50 new video and print resources about Alzheimer’s and dementia for Veterans, their families, and caregivers.

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Paying for Long Term Care

You may be able to pay for long term care through VA, Federal (Medicare) and State (Medicaid) programs, insurance, or your private funds.

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