Rochester, NY

Rochester's Community Wishbook


VA Medical Center

400 Fort Hill Ave.
Canandaigua, NY 14424
Phone: 585-393-7759
Contact: Robin Johnson

Veterans' health-care facility. Provides both inpatient and outpatient treatment.

Wish List:
  • air mattresses
  • alarm clocks
  • brooms, mops, shower curtain hooks, sheets, pillow cases, diapers, diaper bags - ALL NEW
  • gas cards
  • gift cards: Walmart, Wegmans, Tops
  • grocery-store items: ground regular and decaf coffee, cream, sugar, nonperishable food items, baked mixes (muffins, cookies, etc.), English muffins, peanut butter, jelly, soft candy, sugarless candy, napkins, Styrofoam plates and cups, plastic silverware, dish soap, laundry soap
  • model kits, paint-by-number kits
  • monetary donations
  • personal care items: e.g., toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, lotion, deodorant, shaving cream
  • postage stamps
  • sneakers (all sizes)
  • socks, underwear, T-shirts (all new)
  • sweatshirts and sweat pants (new)
  • tickets to baseball games, movies, fast-food restaurants
  • wallets
  • winter coats, knit hats, gloves, shoes, boots

Volunteers Needed:
  • Clerical assistants: typing, filing, phone calls.

  • Drivers: driving vans to and from clinic appointments at Canandaigua VAMC, Rochester Outpatient Clinic, Syracuse and Buffalo VA Medical Centers to assist outpatient veterans with transportation.

  • Companion therapy, visitation, feeding hospitalized veterans.

Information reviewed by agency 8/16/18.  (Wish List updated.)

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