Admission to the Delaware Veterans Home is dependent upon meeting each of the three requirements listed below:

  • Military Service:
    • Honorably discharged from active service (peacetime or wartime) or Any National Guard Service or Reservist who is eligible for retirement pay at age 60 or has served on active duty at least 180 days (does not have to be consecutive)
  • Residency:
    • Applicant must currently reside in the State of Delaware for 3 years or more prior to application.
  • Level of Care:
    • Must meet federal and state requirement for having a skilled nursing home level of care.

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