Please note: The information below is provided as a helpful general resource. For case-specific questions and information, please contact your regional VA office. Due to wide variance in policies and benefit coverage among VA offices, we are unable to provide individual guidance.
Here are three reasons why:
Bliss Tubs walk-in tubs are eligible for purchase via the VA's SAH, SHA and HISA grants. That is good news for veterans, but how does a veteran apply for one of these grants? Below you will find a brief introduction on all three VA grants, and a summary of the application process.
The SAH Grant is designed to help provide a barrier-free living environment that affords the individual a level of independent living they may not otherwise enjoy, such as creating a wheelchair accessible home. Veterans and servicemembers with specific service-connected disabilities may be entitled to a grant for the purpose of constructing or modifying a home to meet their adaptive needs. This grant is currently limited to $77,307.
The SAH grant is available to veterans who are and servicemembers who will be entitled to disability compensation for permanent and total disability due to:
Under the HISA program, veterans may receive assistance for any home improvement necessary for the continuation of treatment or for disability access to the home and essential lavatory and sanitary facilities. A HISA grant is available to veterans who have received a medical determination indicating that improvements and structural alterations are necessary or appropriate for the effective and economical treatment of their disability. A veteran may receive both a HISA grant and either a SHA or SAH grant.
The HISA program is available for both service-connected veterans and non service-connected veterans.
For more information on walk-in tubs or to receive a free written estimate or sales quote please use our Contact Form.
For more information on HISA, SAH and other veteran benefits, visit the Veterans Administration website at www.benefits.va.gov.
Note: Many regional and local Bliss Tubs walk-in tub dealers may be directly enrolled with their local Veterans Administration facilities.