Veterans Outreach Center, Inc.

447 South Ave.
Rochester, NY 14620
Phone: 585-546-1081
Contact: Jennifer Gibson
Fax: 585-295-7812


Veterans Outreach Center offers transitional housing, mental health services, educational and vocational training programs, and other supportive services for veterans and their families; and provides referrals to community resources for substance abuse treatment, domestic violence issues, post-traumatic stress disorders, parenting skills, and other personal development and empowerment programs.
Veterans Outreach Center operates Stars & Stripes The Flag Store at 455 South Avenue in Rochester, offering the area's largest selection of American/National/Military flags. Open to the public. Please stop by, call us at (585) 546-FLAG, or visit our website at

Wish List

  • building supplies: replacement windows, HVAC units
  • cleaning supplies: hand sanitizer, air freshener, tall kitchen garbage bags, dish washing liquid, paper towels, etc.
  • computer accessories: digital image projector, canned air, screen cleaner, anti-static screen cloths, flash drives (2GB or more)
  • copy paper
  • desktop computers (5): Windows OS 7 or newer
  • flat files for art storage
  • floor mats (3 x 5 feet), (large), nonskid (6)
  • freezers: upright (3), commercial (1)
  • gift cards: gas cards, car wash tickets, interior detailing coupons 
  • headphones (12 sets matching)
  • ice melt: 50-lb bag
  • mattresses, twin-size
  • milk (20 gallons weekly)
  • office supplies: twin-pocket portfolios (dark blue), lined tablets (8 1/2 x 11), rubber bands, pens, manila file folders, 3-tab manila folders, Scotch tape, desk calendars, Wite-out, staplers
  • outdoor tools (new condition): 13hp snow blower,  lawn mower, hedge trimmer, string trimmer, leaf blower 
  • paint brushes
  • paper items: bath tissue, multi-fold napkins, paper cups, 8-oz foam cups, paper towels, etc.
  • paper cutter, paper shredder
  • passenger van, pickup truck
  • security cameras and software
  • services needed: replace exhaust fans, update bathroom lighting, roofing service
  • snow shovels
  • vacuum cleaners (6)
  • video camera
  • wooden easels with pads
  • yard tools

Volunteers Needed

At Veterans Outreach Center our volunteers do it all. From running our Welcome Center, to fundraising on our behalf; we're always looking for those who wish to help Serve Those Who Serve U.S.

Many volunteer opportunities are available. Please contact Lindsay Chambers at (585) 546-1081 or find a volunteer application at

Information reviewed by agency 5/8/17.  (Wish List updated.)