Veterans Homes

Orting | Port Orchard | Spokane | Walla Walla | Transitional Housing

The Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs serves veterans in four Veterans Homes, where veterans are treated with the dignity and respect they deserve in settings that provide a sense of belonging unique to veterans.

We’d like to welcome you to our home!  Please e-mail or call our admission team at
1-877-838-7787 so we can arrange your tour.


All Washington State Veterans Homes are Medicare and Medicaid certified facilities. To be eligible for admission, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Served at any time, in any branch of the United States Armed Forces including the National Guard;

  • Received an honorable discharge;

  • Reside in Washington State;

  • Be the spouse of a resident or widow of an eligible veteran;

  • Or be a Gold Star Parent who lost a child while serving in the armed forces.

Our State Veterans Homes are Medicaid and Medicare Certified and provide 24-hour nursing care, medical care and pharmacy services.  We provide a number of supportive programs and services such as:

  • Physical Therapy

  • Occupational Therapy

  • Recreational Activities

  • Social Services

  • Volunteer Programs - Find out more

  • Hospice

  • Nutritious Meals

  • Community Involvement

  • Religious Programs

  • Transportation

  • Laundry

  • Beauty & Barber Shops

  • Fishing Pond (Orting)

  • Patriotic Interment Services

For additional information on the cost of care in a State Veterans Home,
visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

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Washington Soldiers Home - Orting
1301Orting Kapowsin Hwy, Orting, WA 98360

Washington Veterans Home - Retsil
1141 Beach Dr. E., Port Orchard, WA 98366

Spokane Veterans Home
222 E. 5th Ave, Spokane, WA 99202

Walla Walla Veterans Home
92 Wainwright Dr, Walla Walla, WA 99362