Virginia Veterans Care Center

General Information

The Virginia Veterans Care Center (VVCC) is a state-of-the-art model for long term health care and the state home for veterans in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The mission of the VVCC is to provide affordable, high quality, comprehensive nursing and domiciliary care to Commonwealth of Virginia residents who are admitted to the VVCC, are honorably discharged veterans of the United States Armed Forces.

Virginia Veterans Care Center has 240 beds in the facility to provide comprehensive, high quality care with on-site laboratory work, x-rays, physical therapy, podiatry care, and many other ancillary health care services. The Salem VA Medical Center is also located next door for additional services for those qualified.

Additionally, the building and grounds offer an array of amenities to include wheelchair accessible nature trails and deck, library, chapel, barber shop, and billiard room. The facility is nestled in the landscape of the Blue Ridge mountainside and has been enjoyed by our veterans since it was opened on Veterans Day, 1992.

The Virginia Veterans Care Center is now a Smoke Free property.


Virginia Veterans Care Center Application Packet (6MB)

Contact Information

If you have any questions or would like an information packet sent to you, please contact:

Patti Smith
Admissions Director
Virginia Veterans Care Center
4550 Shenandoah Avenue
Roanoke, VA 24017
(540) 982-2860 ext. 4107

Name Title Extension
Bill VanThiel Administrator (540) 982-2860 ext. 4100
Patti Smith Admissions Director (540) 982-2860 ext. 4107


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