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Applicants may be peacetime or wartime veterans, and spouses of eligible veterans, with wartime veterans retaining priority admission status.
A minimum of 90 days active military service; discharge under honorable conditions; Idaho State resident at the time of application; and medically qualified to receive nursing home level care is required to be eligible.

Application Process

Admission forms are available from the Home, County or State Service Officer, or can be printed off at the website home page.

Structure & Governing board

The Idaho State Veterans Homes are Bureaus within the Idaho Division of Veterans Services, which is a Self-Governing Agency. The Idaho State Veterans Homes are CMS certified.

Services Provided

Skilled Nursing, Residential and Domiciliary Care, Hospice Care, Alzheimer’s Dementia Unit, and Therapy Services.

Looking for a State Home?

Use the dropdown menu or click on a state below to locate state veterans homes, eligibility criteria, admission information and more.