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Erie VA Medical Center


Suicide Prevention Coordinators

Erie VAMC's Suicide Prevention Coordinators work with VA staff, behavioral health professionals, and Veterans and their families to assist Veterans during times of crisis and ensure they receive the health care and support they need.  In addition to the Suicide Prevention Coordinators, Erie VAMC's Behavioral Health Clinic offers a wide-variety of support services designed to address the unique issues Veterans face and to help them cope and recover from emotional or mental distress. 

To contact one of Erie VAMC's Suicide Prevention Coordinators, please call 814-860-2038.

Veterans who may be contemplating suicide, or family members and friends who have observed any suicidal behavior, are urged to call the VA’s 24-hour Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255.  The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through this confidential toll-free hotline. For additional information, please visit the Veterans Crisis Line web page.

Contact Info


  • Behavioral Health Clinic
    Building 8

Contact Number(s)

  • 814-860-2038
  • 800-273-8255

Hours of Operation

  • Monday - Friday; 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.