Outreach Community Center

Drug and Alcohol Prevention and Education

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Mentoring our Youth

Teens and pre-teens learn that they have a lot to offer.
The Center aims to build the self-esteem and broaden minds of our youth.


Bible based 12-step Program

Those who are struggling with addition can find the strength and support to change their lives.
The group stands arm in arm article as they pray together.

to sobriety

Food Pantry

Last year, we were able to feed 4000 families.
The pantry is open all year long and the staff dispenses food to clients by appointment.


Inspiration and Fellowship

Occasionally we gather for a meal after our worship service.
Breaking bread together makes for a close knit community.


Women's Workshop

The center provides support and information to women in transition.
Sheena, a long time participant, can atest to the benefits of what she has learned at the Center.


447 Genesee St.

The center's base of operations has been for 20 years.
This house was remodeled in 1990.

Genesee St.

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Attend Sunday worship at 10 a.m. services2.html
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All women are welcome Fridays from 6 - 8 pm. services.html

The Center Decides to ROC The Day

The Outreach Community Center is always interested in expanding its services to the community. So raising funds is remains high on the list of priorities. One of the plans on the drawing board include purchasing (or acquiring) a larger facility to expand office space to accomodate conferences and an indoor thrift store. RCSD The needs of the community are always growing and ongoing and like most non-profit organizations, the Center wants to be able to serve as many people as possible. Read more

Our Famous Garage Sales

Find brand new and used items at exceptional prices at the Center. The money from your purchase will help to fund the work being done here.Most shoes and clothing are priced under $10. Everything here is either brand new with tags or in excellent used condition. Clothes racksShopper looking through a rack of jackets If you don't care to purchase anything, stop in and make a donation. All are welcome! Read more

28th Annual Banquet!

Outreach Community Center will present its 28th Annual Banquet on Friday, November 8, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. Friends of the Center will join in a 3 hour celebration of OCC's work with some of Rochester's notables and dignitaries. The event will be both informational and spiritually uplifting. Tickets are $50.00 each and avilable starting October 11. Call 585 328-0887 to purchase your ticket or to reserve a table of ten. The Radisson Hotel at 175 Jefferson Rd. will host the festivities. 

Christmas Joy in the Youth Department

The Center's young people received knitted woolly caps and gloves for Christmas. SNAP Foundation a national nonprofit prevention organization that uses photography to get children involved in researching, reading and writing about their lives, donated them to the Center. Read more

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Some of What We Do

The Outreach Community Center's primary mission is to halt the vicious cycle of abuse that is drug and alcohol addiction. In addition we highly value the family unit and take steps to strengthen and nurture the family relationships of our participants.

The vehicle employed is individual and group counseling for substance abusers and their families. To best assist them we may also need to provide emergency housing, food, clothing and referrals to the appropriate agencies.

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Items of Interest

May 25, 2013
Transitional Housing Opened in May The Outreach Community Center has opened a home for women in need of temporary housing. Read more
January 16, 2010
Youth Department Discovers Washington DC National and cultural history take on new life for OCC's young people in Washington, DC. Read more
June 16, 2013
VBS at OCC Vacation Bible School really is a vacation at the Outreach Community Center. It's great fun for the kids and a break for their parents. Read more
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