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Providence VA Medical Center, Rhode Island

 

Social Work Services, Geriatrics and Extended Care

VA Social Work Service and Geriatrics and Extended Care (GEC)

Social Workers at the Providence VAMC can be found throughout a variety of programs providing a range of services to  veterans .  They are licensed master's level clinicians who can assist with case management, care coordination, individual and group psychotherapy, psychosocial assessment, home health care coordination, community education, caregiver supports, and end-of-life and advance care planning.

Our Social Workers assist homeless veterans, nephrology patients, returning veterans and their caregivers,  primary care patients, geriatric patients, and those struggling with mental illness.  Social workers are available    to provide education on Advance Directives, home health programs, and community resources. Our geriatric extended care program provides home-based primary care services, home tele-health, adult day program, respite services, and nursing home placement.

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Topics
Meet Our Teams
Rhode Island Community Resources
Massachusetts Community Resources 
VA Veteran's Resources 

Advanced Directives 
Additional Resources  

 

Contact Info

Location

  • PVAMC Campus - Trailer 34

Contact Number(s)

  • 401-273-7100 Ext. 6105

Hours of Operation

  • M-F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.