RRRS Mission Statement

Collaborating to provide services and opportunities to ensure assimilation of refugees into our society by providing assistance as they strive to be self-sustaining neighbors while still maintaining their own cultural heritage.

About RRRS

Rochester Refugee
Resettlement Services

759 Dewey Avenue

Rochester, NY 14613



Monday-Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Rochester Refugee Resettlement Services accepts financial contributions as well as donations of couches, tables, chairs, and other household items that are in good condition. If you would like to schedule a pick-up, please contact Michael Coniff at (585) 732-5803. Your gift is tax-deductible! If you are interested in helping refugees through a financial gift, please mail your check payable to:

Rochester Refugee
Resettlement Services

Attn: Michael Coniff

P. O. Box 15733

Rochester, NY 14615

If you have any questions about donations, please contact Michael Coniff at 585-319-3134 or by email.

All of the organizations listed on this site are in great need of volunteers! If you are interested in volunteering, there are links for contacting each organization on their respective pages.

Rochester Refugee Women's Network

The Rochester Refugee Women's Network brings together women from the global refugee community in Rochester, New York, for the purpose of education and empowerment. The Network includes women from all over the world who have resettled in Rochester, plus health care professionals, representatives from the resettlement agency, a county legislator, college and graduate school students and interns, and many supportive volunteers.

Through social networking,education, and cultural orientation, RRWN seeks to make the resettlement process more successful, build friendships across cultures and languages, and expand all of our worlds through learning from one another.

Contact the RRWN here, or visit our Facebook page.