CompeerCORPS: A Vet-to-Vet Program
Compeer Rochester, Inc.
CompeerCORPS is a peer program that connects Veterans with the purpose of providing a network of support. Our Vets Driving Vets program assists Veterans in Monroe County by providing transportation to medical appointments, shopping, errands, etc. If you are a Veteran, and would like to volunteer your time and become a driver in our Vets Driving Vets program please contact us for more information. Even one ride a month helps tremendously!
More about the Compeer Program:
Compeer uses community volunteers to provide guidance and support to individuals who are looking to improve their well-being as a supplement to mental health treatment. For over 40 years, we have helped people in our community who are isolated and lacking socialization, all through the power of 1:1 mentoring relationships.
About Compeer Rochester, Inc.
259 Monroe Avenue, Rochester, NY 14607, US
Through the power of supportive friendships, Compeer serves as a bridge to enhanced wellness for those with social and emotional barriers.
Compeer is a dynamic, 45-year-old, community-based program that uses the power of human connection to help those living with mental illness and behavioral health challenges reach their full potential. Caring volunteers and staff help individuals identify and develop strengths, reducing isolation and feelings of loneliness, and shatter the stigma around mental health