Veterans Affairs (VA) has approved 12 VA medical centers as new priority sites for future Fisher Houses to keep Veterans’ loved ones together during medical care. Fisher Houses provide short-term accommodations for families and caregivers of hospitalized active-duty or retired military members and Veterans who do not live within commuting distance of a hospital. Approved sites located in the U.S. include the Durham VA Health Care System and the Fayetteville Coastal Health Care System.

VA press release: https://www.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=5611

VISN6 article: https://www.visn6.va.gov/images/voicesofvisn6.pdf