VA Central Western Massachusetts Healthcare System
VA Fitchburg moves To Phillip J. Philbin Building
FITCHBURG, Mass., July 21, 2015 – The Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic in Fitchburg moved to atheirnew location in the Phillip J. Philbin Federal Building at 881 Main Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420. Find us on Facebook.
The new clinic space is on the back side of the Post Office.
Directions (On site parking is available):
The Fitchburg VA Outpatient Clinic is located on the 1st floor in the rear of the Philip J. Philbin Federal Building, with parking and entrance in the rear of the building. The physical address is 881 Main Street Fitchburg, MA 01420.
From the East: Take Route 2W to exit 31B. Take ramp right for Route 12 North toward Fitchburg. Turn right over bridge to stay on Water Street. At the traffic light take a left onto Route 2A/Main Street. Turn right onto Academy Street and then left onto “access road” to park.
From the West: Take Route 2E to exit 28. Take ramp right for Route 31 toward Fitchburg/Princeton. Turn left onto Route 31N/Princeton Rd. Bear right onto Route 2A/Route 31/Westminster Street. At roundabout, take 3rd exit to continue on River Street. River Street turns right and becomes Main Street. At light, turn left onto Academy Street and then left onto “access road” to park.
The clinic is one of five community-based outpatient clinics under the VA Central Western Massachusetts Healthcare System. The other clinics are in Worcester, Springfield, Pittsfield and Greenfield.
The clinic currently provides general outpatient care, preventive health and education services, various medical screenings, social work and mental health, and referrals to specialty care and inpatient services available throughout the VA New England Healthcare System.
About 2,500 Veterans in Worcester County receive care at the Fitchburg clinic.
Veterans receiving care at the VA clinic should use Academy Street then take the first left onto "access road" to the parking lot behind the post office building.
For appointments and for information, call toll free at 1-800-893-1522, Monday through Thursday, 7:00am - 4:30am to 4:00pmand Thursday 7:30am - 4:00pm, excluding federal holidays and weekends.