San Francisco VA Clinic - San Francisco VA Health Care System
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San Francisco VA Health Care System


San Francisco VA Clinic

Facility Photo
A front door picture of the San Francisco VA Downtown Clinic showing the location of this wonderful clinic.

The San Francisco VA Downtown Clinic offers a wide range of psychosocial and health care services. This comprehensive homeless center offers extensive programs that include outreach, therapy, housing and employment. The SFVA Downtown Clinic is located on the corner of 3rd Street and Harrison. We are easily accessible by MUNI*, BART*, the Bay Bridge and freeways. The clinic is open Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Click here for Downtown Clinic Quick Reference Guide.

Medical and Nursing Services: (415) 281-5100

  • Primary medical care, including HIV
  • Laboratory services
  • TB tests/vaccinations
  • Hepatitis C treatment
  • Nutrition
  • Podiatry
  • Sub-specialty referrals

Health Care for Homeless Veterans/Community Resource & Referral Center:

  • Social Workers
  • Daily drop-in center
  • Treatment and housing opportunities
  • Group education and counseling
  • VA benefits assistance
  • Community outreach
  • Outreach services for justice-involved Veterans

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:

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

Support Groups:

Here's a list of support groups offered (most are drop-in, i.e., no appointment needed).

Other Services Available On-Site:

  • Free shuttle to and from the San Francisco VA Medical Center
  • Use of shower, laundry, lockers
  • Computer room

Community Information:

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

(*Links will take you outside of the Department of Veterans Affairs website.)