Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System - HJ Heinz Campus: Community Transition Center
Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
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Description of Service
The VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System Heinz Campus’ Community Transition Center (CTC) is an outpatient program that provides Veterans with supportive services and skill-building courses addressing individual needs through small group and one-on-one sessions.
The program was developed to promote independence, hope, empowerment, and confidence in one's ability to manage health concerns while attaining a more fulfilling life in the community.
Initial criteria for participation in this program is VA enrollment with a primary diagnosis of serious mental illness and functioning at an inadequate level in health needs, social interaction, daily living, or community resources.
The program is located at the Heinz campus in the Veterans Recovery Center. Skill courses run on a quarterly basis and are offered five days a week, with veterans utilizing the program by participating in groups directly related to their identified recovery goals.
Mental Health in Recovery,
Discovering Your Interests,
Services are designed to assist veterans in developing the skills needed to inspire hope, confidence and the ability to succeed in managing health concerns while attaining a more fulfilling life in the community. CTC groups have also assisted veterans that struggle with job-related and/or legal problems due to symptoms of their mental illness.
Ask your VA provider to send a consult to the Community Transition Center under the Community Based Care Service Line. Veterans can also self-refer by calling 412-822-1412.
Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
You may be eligible for VA benefits if you are a: veteran; veteran's dependent; surviving spouse, child or parent of a deceased veteran; uniformed service member; present or former reservist or National Guard member.
Hours of Operation
24-hour medical facility.
Physical Site Address 1
1010 Delafield Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1) or text Get Help NOW to 838255