Providence VA Medical Center - VA Providence Healthcare System
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VA Providence Healthcare System


Providence VA Medical Center

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Providence VAMC

Directions to Providence VA Medical Center

From the South:
Take I-95 North to Exit 22C [Hartford, CT (RT 10)].
When you reach Providence Place mall, follow the u-turn and head westerly back to Pleasant Valley Parkway. Turn right on Pleasant Valley and at the second traffic light (Chalkstone Ave.) turn left and proceed to the main entrance of the Medical Center.

From the North:
Take I-95 South to Exit 22C (Providence Place Mall exit) bearing right to the traffic light (must turn right onto Kinsley Avenue). Follow Kinsley Avenue for .2 mile and bear left onto Promenade Street. Follow Promenade Street for .2 mile and bear right at the traffic light onto Pleasant Valley Parkway. Proceed north on Pleasant Valley Parkway through two traffic signals and turn left onto Chalkstone Avenue. Proceed .1 mile to the main entrance of the Medical Center on the left.

From I-195:
Take I-195 West to Providence and merge right on to I-95 North and follow the directions above.

Public Transportation
The Providence VA Medical Center is serviced by the Rhode Island Public Transportation Authority. Bus schedules are posted on a bulletin board adjacent to the entrance/exit in the Ambulatory Care building, with stops at the bus stop located in front of Building 2 at approximate 30 minute intervals. Local taxi cab service is available to the general public.

Shuttle Van to Boston VA
A 16-passenger van is available to the Boston Healthcare System from Monday thru Friday (excluding holidays). The van is wheelchair and walker accessible. Boarding begins at 5:45 a.m. in front of Ambulatory Care. The van departs promptly at 6:00 a.m. Reservations are required. To make a reservation, please call our DAV staff at 401-457-3387 between the hours of 5:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday (excluding holidays).

Facility Map & Parking Information

Directions to VA Eagle Square

VA at Eagle Square
589/623 Atwells Avenue
Providence, RI 02909-2472

From I-95 North/South:
Take Exit 21 off of I-95; drive west through Federal Hill. Cross the highway overpass and continue straight for approximately 1/4 mile. Turn right into the Eagle Square Complex (across from the Providence Fire Station). The Eye Clinic is between Radio Shack and H&R Block.

From I-195
Take 95 North to exit 21/Broadway.  Go straight off the exit to the second set of lights & take a left onto Atwells Avenue.  Follow Atwells Avenue down the hill about one mile until you reach a traffic light where you will see 7-11 Convenience Store on the left side.  Go through the set of lights and then take a right into our parking lot.  Look for the red brick shopping complex.  We are located under the small green awning that says "Audiology."

From the VA Medical Center:
Turn left on to Chalkstone Avenue and drive straight for 0.2 miles. At the first stoplight intersection, turn left on to River Street. Continue straight to the bottom of the hill (approximately 1/4 mile) and turn right on to Valley Street. Continue on Valley Street about 1/4 mile passing the PriceRite supermarket (which is on the left). At the next stoplight intersection, turn left (Atwells Avenue). The entrance to the Eagle Square Complex is approximately 100 meters on the left (across from the Providence Fire Station).

Shuttle Service
A Shuttle Van (between the Medical Center and the Eye Clinic) will run Monday-Friday during the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The pick-up point is in front of the Ambulatory Care entrance. The drop-off point is in front of the new Eye Clinic