Veteran Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program (RRTP)
Aspire Center Grand Opening Ceremony
February 17, 2014/10:00 a.m.
VA San Diego Healthcare System is pleased to announce the grand opening of the Aspire Center in Old Town San Diego on February 17, 2014.
The Aspire Center is a 40-bed residential treatment facility aimed at promoting recovery in Servicemembers, particularly those returning from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The Center will provide temporary housing for Veterans who do not need inpatient care, but would benefit from rehabilitation services for an average of 60-120 days.
The Center will provide multiple treatment modalities, including:
All Veterans will be screened and selected for admission through the San Diego VA Medical Center in La Jolla. To be admitted, the Veteran must:
Upon graduation from the RRTP program, the Veteran will transition to his or her own home to live independently with the assistance of a VA Case Manager. VA San Diego Healthcare System has a comprehensive case management team that assists Veterans with all aspects of reintegration including assistance with housing and finding employment.
Debbie Dominick, LCSW
Aspire Center Director