United States Department of Veterans Affairs

San Francisco VA Medical Center

San Francisco VA Downtown Clinic

The San Francisco VA Downtown Clinic offers a wide range of psychosocial and health care services. The Downtown Clinic is one of 43 Department of Veterans Affairs program sites for homeless veterans.  This Comprehensive Homeless Center offers extensive programs that include outreach, therapy, housing and employment. The SFVA Downtown Clinic is conveniently located on the corner of 3rd Street and Harrison. We are easily accessible by MUNI*, BART*, the Bay Bridge and freeways. 


Medical and Nursing Services: (415) 281-5102

  • Primary medical care
  • Laboratory services
  • TB Test
  • Vaccinations
  • Health screening and education.
  • Pharmacy
  • Medications from VA Pharmacy/On-Line Refills
  • HIV Primary Care
  • Podiatry
  • Infectious Disease 

Health Care for Homeless Veterans: (415) 281-5101

  • Social Workers
  • Daily drop-in center
  • Medical referrals
  • Treatment and housing opportunities
  • Group education and counseling
  • VA benefits assistance
  • Community outreach

Veterans Industries/Compensated Work Therapy:(415) 281-5105

  • Employment planning/Job search assistance and referral/Paid work experience
  • Clean and sober community
  • Transitional residences

Mental Health Services: (415) 281-5103
Psychiatric outpatient care

  • Substance abuse services/Sobriety Support
  • Group and individual counseling
  • Mental Health Intensive Case Management 

Other Services Available On-site:

  • SF County Veterans Service Office to help with benefit claims
  • Free shuttle to and from the San Francisco VA Medical Center




Downtown Clinic

 SF VA Downtown Clinic
401 3rd Street (at Harrison)
San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone: (415) 281-5100


Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Useful Links

Patient Transportation 
San Francisco VA Medical Center 
Veterans Industries 
Drop-In Group Schedule 

Community Information

San Francisco Chamber of Commerce
SF Municipal Transportation Agency*
Health San Francisco*
Project Homeless Connect*
Swords to Plowshares*

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