September 5, 2018

JGS Lifecare to host workshop for veterans and surviving spouses on Sept. 12

Wartime veterans and their surviving spouses may be entitled to $1,176–$2,169 in monthly income from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to help pay for senior care. JGS Lifecare, a leading health care system serving seniors and their families, will host a workshop for veterans and their families explaining the benefit on Wednesday, September 12 at 4 p.m. in their Ruth’s House Assisted Living Residence on the Longmeadow campus at 780 Converse Street.

Information will be provided by Veterans Financial, Inc, a private financial service company. The benefit is determined by the VA based on eligibility.

Light refreshments will be served. Registration is appreciated by calling Lori Payson at 413-567-6212 ext. 3105 or emailing