Sitter and Barfoot Veterans Care Center


  • Memory Care

    Care for Alzheimer’s and Dementia

  • Rehabilitation Care

    Temporary care that rehabilitates

  • Skilled Nursing Facilities

    SNF’s monitor patients around the clock

Sitter and Barfoot Veterans Care Center opened in January 2008 was built specifically for our Virginia Veterans. Located conveniently on the campus of the McGuire VA Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia, this state of the art facility is owned and operated by the Virginia Department of Veterans Services.

We offer spacious private rooms with a private bath and walk-in shower. Our wholesome meals are served restaurant style in our spacious dining room. Special diets are available for all requirements and all are supervised by our registered dietician. Also centrally located are a library, canteen, game room and craft room offering different activities and snacks to suit the needs and tastes of our residents. For those who enjoy spending time outside, there is a beautifully landscaped and enclosed courtyard.

For those residents in need of a short term, post-hospital nursing and rehabilitation stay, we offer a broad range of intensive therapeutic services designed to maximize the functional abilities of our patients. The Rehabilitation gym boasts state of the art equipment and is staffed with Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Speech Therapists who will design and implement a unique, individualized plan of care for each resident.

Our 40 bed Alzheimer’s wing provides specially trained staff and programming for patients with Alzheimer’s or related thought process disorders. The specially designed unit allows residents to move freely in a safe and secure environment, including 2 courtyards.

  • 200 bed all private rooms with private bath
  • Secure Alzheimer’s/dementia unit with enclosed courtyards
  • Spacious rehabilitation department that can provide physical, occupational, and speech therapy
  • Library with internet cafe
  • Fully equipped barber and beauty shop
  • Activity and game rooms, resident lounges in each nursing unit, and an outdoor walking trail
  • We participate with Medicare, Medicaid and TriCare 
  • Must be an honorably discharged Veteran (need a copy of DD-214)
  • A resident of the State of Virginia
  • Must meet Nursing Facility criteria clinically

Lifestyle Amenities

  • Controlled Building Entry
  • Emergency Notification System
  • Furnished Meals
  • Housekeeping Services
  • Private Rooms
  • Transportation Available

Medical Services

  • Hospice Care
  • Medication Administration
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Registered Nurses
  • Speech Therapy

Funding Sources

  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Private Funds
  • Veterans Benefits

Sitter and Barfoot Veterans Care Center

(804) 371-8433 Website 1601 Broad Rock Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23224