VA New Jersey Health Care System
Jersey City Community-Based Outpatient Clinic
- Primary care services for veterans in the New Jersey and surrounding areas.
- Behavioral Health services including individual, group and family counseling.
- Handicapped Accessible: full and easy access for all veterans.
- Personal Care: Highly qualified primary care providers, specialty care referrals to the East Orange and Lyons Campuses.
- Laboratory: Blood drawing services available.
- Prescriptions: Routine prescriptions processed through the mail or My HealtheVet.
All appointments are scheduled prior to visit.
- Primary Care
- Social Work
- Mental Health
VIA New Jersey Turnpike North or South:
-Take NJTPK to exit 14C.
-Bear right after the toll and exit at Grand St. Stay straight off the ramp.
-Pass a few lights & turn right at 'T' onto Christopher Columbus Drive.
-The Vet Center is about 4-5 lights down on the right in a brown building with a red stripe, just before Grove St. and the PATH train. We are across the street from Burger King.
-Free parking is available in the parking lot before the Vet Center with the 'PARK ALL DAY $6.05' sign (Not the lot after our building closer to Grove St.) Please ask our staff to validate the parking stub before you leave the Center.
VIA Route 280 East:
-Take Rt. 280 East to NJTPK South, and follow the above directions
-Or take Rt. 280 East and instead of bearing left towards the NJTPK, bear right at fork following signs to Newark, Harrison & Jersey City, pass the U.S. Postal Service bulk mail facility (on your right).
-Follow the directions below (Via Newark Turnpike)
VIA Newark Turnpike:
-Take Newark Turnpike East towards the Holland Tunnel, following the signs to Rts. 1 & 9 and Jersey City.
-When the road splits, bear right where it says 1 & 9 (DO NOT GET ON THE NEW JERSEY TURNPIKE)
-You will come to traffic circle. (At this point, STOP following the Rt 1 & 9 signs.)
-Enter the traffic circle and take the 2nd turn-off where the sign reads: TO KENNEDY BLVD.
-The street you will be on is Newark Ave. Pass the factories, follow Newark Ave. all the way down, crossing KENNEDY BLVD.
-Bear right at 'FIVE CORNERS' to stay on Newark Ave. (Public Library will be on your left) DO NOT make the right onto Summit Ave.
-Continue on Newark Ave. passing the courthouse all the way downtown to Manila Ave/Grove St.
-Turn right in front of the PATH section onto Manila Ave. and make an immediate right onto Christopher Columbus Drive. We are on the left, at 115 Christopher Columbus Drive & located on the 2nd floor, suite 200
-Take the Holland Tunnel. KEEP LEFT.
-Turn Left at the second light after exiting tunnel(Manila Ave)
-Follow Manila Ave. to the Grove St. PATH Station (Manila Ave becomes Grove St) Newark Ave will intersect with Manila at the PATH Station.
-Go one block and make an immediate right onto Christopher Columbus Drive. We are at 115 Christopher Columbus Drive.
-Free Parking is available in the lot AFTER the building sign that reads 'ALL DAY $6.05'
-Just ask us to validate your parking stub before you leave. We are on the 2nd floor, suite 200.
- Metered or garage parking is available for a fee.