Nov 01, 2018 · Keep in mind Your personnel or finance office can help get you answers to secondary dependency questions.; When you’re ready to submit your initial application or redetermination package, make sure you send it to the correct DFAS office.; Make sure you review instructions and required documents for Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps secondary dependency applications.
The dependent child must be incapable of self-support. The incapacitating condition must have been continuous. If the condition improves or stabilizes so that the dependent is capable of self-support, he/she becomes ineligible for benefits. Navy Personnel Command, grants extension of benefits to incapacitated children of Navy sponsors.
Children incapable of self-support who become incapacitated prior to the age of 21 (or between 21 and 23 if enrolled as a full-time student) can remain in the Defense Enrollment. Eligibility Reporting System and receive continued military benefits and privileges. Determining eligibility For an adult child to be considered eligible, the.
• An incapacitated child (incapable of self-support) may be eligible for premium-free benefits after age 21 if he or she meets the criteria. For further details see the “Incapacitated” section. • Dependent children age 21 or older (or 23 if a full-time student) may qualify to purchase TRICARE Young Adult (TYA) coverage up to age 26.