An official website of the United States government
Here’s how you know
Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.
Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock (
A locked padlock
) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.
At Fisher Houses, Veterans and families stay free. Available to families of Veterans receiving care at the medical center or nearby community hospitals.
The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center Fisher House reached a milestone in July by serving its 2,500th Veteran family. The Fisher House offers a “home away from home” for Veterans and loved ones.
After her son was killed in Bagdad, Cynthia Garcia made good on a promise to him that he would not be forgotten. Today, there are Adam’s Corners in Fisher Houses, born from a mother’s love for her son.
Oklahoma City VA Health Care System has been selected to receive a Fisher House. This will be the first Fisher House in the state of Oklahoma. “A home away from home” for families of Veteran patients.
VA Fisher House Team is busy making some holiday magic for our Veterans and their families with a little extra pixie dust… providing holiday gifts and meals for guests over the next couple of weeks.
VA’s Secretary’s Center for Strategic Partnerships created a call to action requesting support to assist Veterans during the COVID-19 pandemic. Intel immediately responded with 450 laptops.
The VA Fisher House program expanded from 43 to 48 VA Fisher Houses in 2020. The latest is the new 16-suite Fisher House on the campus of the Veterans Health Care System in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Fifteen of the 44 Fisher Houses that serve the Veterans Affairs healthcare systems have pivoted to support the frontline healthcare professionals that are risking their own well-being to save others.
Paula Parker and Linda Eastman are the first family to stay at the new Albuquerque Fisher House. Paula’s husband is a patient at Raymond G. Murphy VA Medical Center, just minutes away.
The 2019 South Texas Veterans Courage Classic Golf Tournament raised over $63,000 for the Fisher House. A Veteran patient at the South Texas VA Polytrauma Center (and his dog Alex) were very grateful.
The Fisher House Foundation provides services that make it easier for Veterans and their families to get care at military and the Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers.
For two Army Vietnam Veterans fighting cancer, living at the Houston VA Fisher House has taken the worry out of everyday living and getting better.
If you are a Veteran in crisis
or concerned about one, connect with our caring, qualified responders for confidential help. Many of
them are Veterans themselves.
Get more resources at VeteransCrisisLine.net.
Last updated November 26, 2022
An official website of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Looking for U.S. government information and services? Visit USA.gov