United States Department of Veterans Affairs
National Chaplain Center
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Welcome to the VHA


National Chaplain Center


Sprirtuality - Inspiring Hope in Healing (video)






"Watch the Spirituality Video" 

The Mission of the National Chaplain Center is to empower Department of
Veterans Affairs Chaplains in the achievement of excellence in meeting
the Spiritual Healthcare needs of Veterans.


Locate a Chaplain

Index of VA Chaplains - by last name 

Index of VA Chaplains - by City and State



Seeking additional information and resources? 

Rural Clergy Training Project
Check out the Spirituality Center in My HealtheVet

See Marriage Enrichment Tri-Fold for more information on VA Marriage Enrichment Programs in VISN 7

See Guidelines for Traditional Practitioners for more information concerning Native American Indian and Alaskan Native Traditional Practitioners


What can a VA Chaplain offer me?

Find out what a Chaplain Can Do for You? 

Why Might I Want to See a Chaplain? Watch a Very Brief Overview of What VA Chaplains Do and How You Might Benefit From Visiting With a Chaplain.

Supportive Spiritual Care

Patient Care Team

Lead Ceremonies of Worship & Ritual

Healthcare Ethics

Educate Healthcare Teams 

Mediation & Reconcilers 

Complementary Therapies