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VA Puget Sound Health Care System


Chaplain Service

About the ProgramVA Chaplain logo 

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.

Services Offered 

  • 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, blessings, worship services
  • Memorials, and other special services
  • Community referrals
  • Ethics counseling
  • Crisis ministry

Contact Us


Mon - Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm, call (206) 764-2023. After hours & weekends, call (800) 329-8387 - Ask Operator to page the on-call Chaplain.

American Lake

Mon - Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm, call (253) 582-3523. After hours & weekends, call (800) 329-8387 - Ask Operator to page the on-call Chaplain.

Staff bios can be found here


Religious Services

Seattle Division

Catholic Mass

              Chapel                  Bldg. 100-BB108       Sunday 4:00pm

Protestant (Non-Denominational) Service

Meditation Room   Bldg. 100/1st Floor    Sunday 4:00pm

American Lake Division

For directions to Chapel - See facility map.

Catholic Mass:

                Chapel               Bldg. A                      Sunday 8:30am
                CLC                   Dining Room              Sunday 10:00am

Protestant (Non-Denominational) Service

 Chapel               Bldg. 200                  Sunday   9:30am
 CLC                    Dining Room             Sunday  10:00am




Contact Info


  • VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Contact Number(s)

  • 206-764-2023
  • 253-582-3523

Hours of Operation

  • Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:00pm
    After Hours and Weekends - Call 800-329-8387, press 0 for Operator, ask for on-call Chaplain