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VETERANS RESOURCE & OUTREACH CENTER

Veterans Resource & Outreach Center (VROC) in Rowlett, TX to focus on meeting the rising needs of veterans and their families.

  

This 4,500 sf facility, located at 4210 Industrial Street Bldg 100, is now open and serves as the new base of operations for a variety of programs and services for the veteran community. Working with organizations like Third Watch LEMC, The DAV, The PTSD Foundation, The Marine Corps Lake Ray Hubbard Detachment, and others, the Veterans Resource & Outreach Center is committed to bringing long-term solutions to those who have served our great nation. 

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HOW CAN WE HELP YOU?

EVENTS ~ PROGRAMS ~ SERVICES

Talk Saves Lives

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A community-based presentation & introduction to suicide prevention  

 According to the CDC:
- Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the US for all ages. (CDC)
- Every day, approximately 123 Americans die by suicide. (CDC)
- There is one death by suicide in the US every 12 minutes. (CDC)
- Depression affects 20-25% of Americans ages 18+ in a given year. (CDC)
- Suicide takes the lives of over 44,965 Americans every year. (CDC)

- The highest suicide rates in the US are among Whites, American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Come learn more about the warning signs, risk factors and what we can do together to help prevent & fight suicide. This class is co-sponsored by Stop One and Life Message. 

Space is limited and just $5 to attend which includes lunch. Please RSVP if you plan to attend 


Monday, October 28, 2019  

12:00 am - 2:30 pm

VROC ~ 4210 Industrial St. Bldg 100

Rowlett, TX 75088

VROC Cares

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VROC CARES exists to support the health and well-being of our veterans and their families with onsite experts who can provide FREE Blood Pressure Screenings, Cancer Screenings, Caregiver Resources, Nutrition Plans, Stress Management and more. 


No appointment is needed!

Come meet our experts from Health-Sync, Comfort Keepers Homecare, and others who are helping you achieve and live your best quality of life. 


Every Thursday

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

VROC ~ 4210 Industrial St. Bldg 100

Rowlett, TX 75088

Walk The Bridge

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Walk the Bridge Event for the purpose of drawing attention to the 30 plus Veteran's and First Responders who choose to take their own lives every day.  


Thank you to Third Watch LEMC, the Travis Manion Foundation Dallas Fort-Worth Chapter, MAD Radio, the Lake Ray Hubbard Detachment 1465, the DAV Chapter 137 Rowlett Texas, the Terry Fisher American Legion Post 117 and so many others that are leading the charge to raise awareness on this rising epidemic. 


 On the 22nd of each month

Meet at the Highway 66 Bridge on the Rockwall Side

 https://www.facebook.com/events/328788501072301/ 

Counseling

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There is an onsite veteran and trained counseling professional available for appointments to both veterans and their families.


Mondays & Wednesday

9am - 4pm

Thursday mornings

9am - 12pm. 

 

Our Process:

- The Veteran must first be registered as a client with the VROC (valid DD-214 & a brief application)

- Appointments are recommended and are easy to schedule

Dental Services

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We are now able to offer veterans and their families access to a local Dental Clinic through a unique partnership. 

This is truly amazing for those who are unable to qualify through the VA. 


Our Process:
- The Veteran must first be registered as a client with the VROC (valid DD-214 & a brief application)
- Appointments are required / fees are sliding scale based on income and include payment plan options as well

Calendar of Events

No upcoming events.

Help Our veterans

Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals in helping our veterans & first responders. Your generous donation will fund our mission.

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

volunteer at VROC

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Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting for VROC

WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK

Working Together

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Generous Supporters

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