About the Program
VA chaplains provide spiritual and emotional support for patients, family members, friends and staff from all religious traditions. We minister to the whole person, seeking to integrate faith in all areas of life.
- support during times of doubt, guilt, anger, uncertainty
- grief and loss counseling
- devotional materials
- pastoral support at the time of terminal diagnosis
- advanced care planning
- bereavement ministry
- rituals including prayer, anointing, sacraments, blessingsWorship services
- funerals, Memorials, and other special services
- community referrals
- ethics counseling
- crisis ministry
Seattle - Mon - Fri 8am - 4pm, call (206) 764-2023. After hours and weekends, call (800) 329-8387 and ask operator to page the on-call chaplain.
American Lake - Mon - Fri 8am - 4p, call (800) 329-8387, ext 76191.
After hours and weekends, call (800) 329-8387 and ask operator to page on-call chaplain.
Staff bios can be found here.
Sunday: Chapel Worship - 10am, Bldg 100/Room 1B-156
Sunday - Thursday: 4:00pm Chapel BB108
Friday: 1:00pm Transitional Care Unit (TCU), 1st Floor Dining Room (Room #1B-156)
American Lake Division
Services located in the Chapel, Bldg 111. See the facility map.
10:00am Sunday Worship
11:30am Sunday Ward 7B
9:00am Sunday in Chapel
11:00am CLC Dining Room
Monday, Thursday, Friday 4:30pm in Chapel
First Friday Holy Hour & Mass at 4 pm
Clinical Pastoral Education
The Chaplain Program furthers the teaching mission of VA Puget Sound through its pastoral education program.