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Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Acupuncture for Veterans...

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All of the clinics listed below are independent entities run by local acupuncture volunteers, and have no legal affiliation with AWB. We support each other as part of AWB's Military Stress Recovery Project (formerly called the Veterans Project). AWB makes no guarantees as to the services provided.
Clinic and event information will be posted as it becomes available. Please check back often. You do not need to call ahead to attend a free clinic.
BAYVAC - Bay Area Veteran's Acupuncture Clinic - Member Clinic
American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (community ear clinic), 555 Deharo Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
Thursdays 5-8pm
For more information contact Carla Cassler, LAc, (510) 847-0629 or (415) 796-2283 or email or write to BAYVAC, c/o Carla Cassler, LAc, 1500 Oakview Avenue, Kensington, CA 94607
Humboldt Veterans Acupuncture Project - Member Clinic
Redwoods Vet Center, 2830 G St., Eureka CA
Third Thursday of each month, 2 PM.
Treatments available to combat veterans (and families) associated with the Redwoods Vet Center. Please call (707)444-8271, or, or, for info.
Denver Metro Military Acupuncture - Member Clinic
Full Moon Books, 9106 West 6th Ave. Lakewood, CO 80215
Wednesdays 5:30pm-7:00pm, latest check-in is at 6:20pm.
ITEA Free Acupuncture Clinic for Veterans - Member Clinic
Institute of Taoist Education and Acupuncture, 325 W. South Boulder Road, Suite 2, Louisville, CO 80027
Every Wednesday, 6:00-8:00 pm
For more information, call (720) 890-8922 or email
District of Columbia
District of Columbia Military Acupuncture Clinic (DC MAC) - Member Clinic
908 New Hampshire Avenue, NW #500
Washington, DC 20037
Accessible by the Foggy Bottom Metro. Wednesdays 10 am - 12 noon
For more information on the program, call Nina at (202) 296-3555.
Fort Myers Veterans Clinic - Member Clinic
Lotus Blossom Clinic, 12811 Kenwood Lane Suite114, Fort Myers, Florida 33907
Mondays from 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Contact David Martin at (239) 277-1399 for more information.
Orlando Veterans Acupuncture Clinic - Member Clinic
Loi Acupuncture Clinic, 5425 S. Semoran Blvd., Ste. 1E, Orlando, FL 32822
Wednesday: 9:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. (Treatment Sessions: 9:00, 10:00, 11:00, 12:00)
Contact Kimberly Loi at (407) 285-1856 for more information.
Miami-Dade Veteran's Acupuncture Clinics - Member Clinic
Acupuncture Center for Wellness-North Miami Beach, 16663 NE 19th Avenue, North Miami Beach, FL 33162
Wednesdays 1-2pm
Acupuncture Center for Wellness-South Miami Center, 7550 SW 57th Avenue, Ste 116, South Miami, FL 33143
Fridays 1-2pm
For more information contact Elena Ochoa, LAc, (305) 940-7763, email or write to Miami-Dade Veteran's Acupuncture Clinics, c/o Elena Ochoa, 16663 NE 19th Avenue, North Miami Beach, FL 33162.
St. Petersburg Veterans Clinic - Supporting Clinic
Unity of St. Petersburg, 6168 1st Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33710
Thursdays, 7:30pm
Contact JoAnne Lehrfeld,AP at 727-204-5203 or for more information
Hailey, Idaho - Member Clinic
Veterans' Acupuncture Clinic of the Wood River Valley (Cody Acupuncture Clinic) 12 East Walnut St. Hailey, Idaho, 83333
Every Tuesday evening from 6:30 to 8:00 pm.
For more info call Rosemary Cody, L.Ac. phone 208.720.7530
Chicago Veterans Clinic - Member Clinic
Healing Junction Clinic, 3322 N. Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL 60657
Monday-Thursday, 11:00am -7:00pm by appointment only
Contact Kirk Moulton at 773-880-9120 for more information.
Portland Veterans Acupuncture Clinic - Member Clinic
Williston West Church 32 Thomas St., Portland, ME
Tuesdays, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Contact (800) 871-9012 Extension: 90895# (be sure to press the pound key at the end), Mailing Address: PMB #140 / PVAC / 110 Marginal Way / Portland ME 04101-2492
Please note, all attendees must be signed in by 6:30 to receive treatment.
Rockland Maine Veterans Clinic - Member Clinic
Red Bird Acupuncture, 328 Main Street., #302, Rockland ME
Mondays, 5:00pm - 6:00pm and Thursdays 11:00am - 12:00am
Contact (207) 594-4766 for more information.
It is best to call ahead to reserve a space, especially around the holidays.
Annapolis Veterans Acupuncture Clinic (AVAC) - Member Clinic
Trinity United Methodist Church, 1300 West Street, Annapolis, MD 21401
Every Thursday, 5:30 -7:00 PM
For more information about AVAC go or contact Mina Johns at (240) 472-7589/
Veterans Acupuncture Care (VAC) Boston Clinic - Member Clinic
Veterans Benefit Clearinghouse, located at Charlestown Yoga, 191 Main St. Charlestown, MA
Held 3rd Saturday of each month from 2:30-4:30pm.
For more information on the program, call Pathways to Wellness at 617-859-3036
Veterans Acupuncture Care (VAC) - Supporting Clinic
St. Andrew's Church, 3 Maple Street Framingham, MA 01702
Saturdays 10 am - 12 noon.
Contact (508) 626-0896 or see the wesite: for more information
Veterans Acupuncture Care (VAC) Worcester - Member Clinic
Dodge Park Rest Home, 101 Randolph Rd., Worcester, MA 01606
Near the Higgins Armory. Exit 1 off of 190 or WRTA bus route 30/31. Enter through the rear entrance.
2nd Wednesday of each month, 5:30-7:30 pm.
For more information, call (508) 890-8899
New Mexico
Albuquerque Veterans Clinic - Supporting Clinic
Menual School "Old Brick" Common Room, 301 Menual Blvd NE (at Menaul and Broadway), Albuquerque NM
Menual School is located on the northeast corner of Menual and Broadway Boulevards. The entrance is just east of Broadway and has a big red arch over the driveway. After turning in at the gate, parking lot is on the right. Old Brick is the two story building just east. Handicapped accessible.
Wednesdays, 5:00pm - 6:30pm (except the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years)
Contact (505) 804-8285 for more information
Pojoaque Veterans Clinic (Santa Fe area) - Member Clinic
Pojoaque Pueblo Wellness Center
101 Lightening Loop D
Santa Fe, NM
Wednesdays, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Contact 505-455-0317 for more information
UNM Veterans Acupuncture Clinic- Member Clinic
University of New Mexico (UNM) Student Health Center, Building 73 MSC06 3870,1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131
Santa Fe, NM
Tuesdays 4:00-5:30pm
For more information contact Keith Drummond, D.O.M at 505-850-0022 or
New York
Acupuncture & Company - Member Clinic
1-11 Schwab Road
Melville, NY 11747
Exit 40 on the NSP or Exit 49 on 495, North on Rte 110, 4-5 miles, on the right. Free treatments for Veterans, Monday-Thursday 8-11am & 4-7pm/ Fri & Sat 8-11am
For more information call 631-923-1405 or visit
Ithaca Veterans Acupuncture Clinic - Member Clinic
Center for Health
Dewitt Office Complex 2nd Floor
By Appointment Only
Contact Abigail Thomas-Costello (607) 274-7520 for more information
Times Square area Low Cost Community Style Acupuncture Clinic: $35 for Veterans and the Community - Friend Clinic
Healthy Tao - Center for Well-Being, 250 w 49th St. Ste. #503 (Between Broadway and 8th Ave), New York, NY
All day every Tuesday!
Contact Yolanda Vasquez at (212) 586-2100 or by email at for more information
Grants Pass, Oregon Veterans Clinic: Acupuncture at Riverside - Member Clinic
957 SE 7th Street, Grants Pass OR 97526
Saturdays from 10:00am - 12:00pm
Contact Ellen Leonard at (541) 474-1974 for more information.
Portland Veterans Acupuncture Project (PVAP) - Portland, Oregon - Friend Clinic
Colonial Heights Presbyterian Church, 2828 SE Stephens, Portland OR
Thursdays, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Contact Prudence Marshall at or 503-538-4524 for more information, or visit
*PVAP is a good friend of AWB, but is not directly associated with the organization.
Philadelphia, PA Area Military and Veterans Treatment Locations- Friend Clinic
Group of practitioners offering no or low-cost acupuncture to military and vets in the Philadelphia area
Contact PAVAP website for locations and times.
Central Virginia Community Acupuncture's Veterans Clinic*
(*also for active duty, reservists and family members) - Member Clinic
JABA, 674 Hillsdale Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22901
Monday evenings from 7:00 to 8:30 PM
Contact: Jody Forman, MSW, L.Ac. 434-975-0025
Cali Gaston, L.Ac. 434-960-8464
Anne Smucker, L.Ac. 434-825-4181
All treatments are free of charge. No appointment necessary. Just show up, sign the consent form, and have a seat.
Seattle Acupuncture for Veterans - Member Clinic
Solid Ground (1st Floor Conference Room), 1501 N. 45th Street, Seattle, WA 98103
Mondays 6-8pm
For more information contact David Smart, L.Ac. (206) 794-1606 or email
Madison Veterans Project - Member Clinic
Quarry Arts Building Room 170, 715 Hill Street, Madison, WI 53705
Thursdays, 7:15pm-8:30pm
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