245 Chesapeake Avenue
Newport News, VA 23607
(757) 534-5000
Fax: (757) 928-8271
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Patients & Family

On Site Services

Hampton Roads Specialty Hospital is co-located within Riverside Rehabilitation Institute, giving you and your family access to various on-site services. Some services are located on the same floor as Hampton Roads Specialty Hospital; others are on the campus.

The Chapel is located on the 3rd floor and is open at all times for prayer and meditation. Please call 757-928-8052 for Sunday Worship schedules or for a personal visit.

Beauty/Barber Shop
Located on the second floor of Riverside Rehabilitation Institute, these services are available by appointment only. Ask your nurse for more information.

Waterfront Café
The Waterfront Café, located on the first floor of the Riverside Rehabilitation Institute, serves Breakfast, lunch and dinner for staff and visitors. As you step out of the elevator on the first floor, turn the corner to the right and proceed down the hallway to the Waterfront Café

Waterfront Café Schedule





6:45 - 7:45 a.m.

6:45 - 7:45 a.m.


11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Snack and Vending Area
You'll find a selection of snacks and drinks available 24/7 in our vending machine area, located on the first floor of the waterfront deck and behind the elevators.

The Joseph E. Carpenter Suite
Because of our belief in the role of the family, we offer a family housing service at a normal fee for out-of-town families whose loved one is a patient in Hampton Roads Specialty Hospital. The Joseph E. Carpenter Suite, located on the second floor of Riverside Rehabilitation Institute, consists of two separate double-occupancy bedrooms a private bath and a beautiful solarium overlooking the Hampton Roads waterfront. Please make arrangements for lodging in the Joseph E. Carpenter Suite by calling 757-928-8340.

If a guest would like an escort to the parking area or has an emergency, dial 757-928-8080 anytime (8080 from any hospital phone).