Substance Abuse - Canandaigua VA Medical Center
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Canandaigua VA Medical Center


Substance Abuse

Canandaigua VA Medical Center provides care for Veterans with substance abuse problems including:

  • Assessments
  • Counseling
  • Education Groups
  • Support Groups
  • Referral for vocational planning
  • Referrals to other community programs
  • Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) programs
  • Aftercare Planning
  • Long-term Treatment

Our Substance Abuse Programs offer encouragement and support to help break free from addiction to alcohol and other substances.

Referral for Services

To get treatment for substance abuse:

  • To refer yourself for an evaluation, contact the Substance Abuse Program at 585-393-7974. A counselor will ask you for some basic information and set up an appointment.


  • Have your VA primary care physician or other health care provider refer you. They will send a consult to the Substance Abuse Program. You will be contacted by telephone or mail to set up your first appointment.

Contact Info


  • Bldg 9

Contact Number(s)

  • 585-394-2000
  • 585-463-2600

Hours of Operation

  • 24 hours a day/7 days a week