Connecting Veterans to Veterans
There is a wide network of support services for those who have proudly served in the military. Finger Lakes Community College’s partnership with the Canandaigua VA Medical Center gives veterans access to a variety of resources that can help ease the transition from military to civilian life.
Canandaigua VA Medical Center
The Canandaigua VA Medical Center has provided inpatient and outpatient medical services to veterans living in upstate New York since 1933. The Canandaigua VA provides primary care, mental health care, alcohol and drug abuse rehabilitation, post traumatic stress disorder care, a Domiciliary program and Community Living Center's (nursing home care). Visit the Canandaigua VA Medical Center.
Suicide Hot Line
Vet Centers and VA Medical Centers stand ready to reach out and help veterans at risk for suicide. If you feel you are in crisis, call the toll-free National Suicide Prevention hot line (1-800-273-TALK) and indicate you are a veteran. You'll be immediately connected to VA suicide prevention and mental health professionals. Your call is free and confidential.
You can also contact your local Vet Center or VA Medical Center for assistance and support.