Services The Friends of Strong advances the mission of Strong Memorial Hospital by providing services to patients, families, and visitors; promoting the hospital in the community; and raising money to support patient care needs. Much-needed funds are raised though proceeds from initiatives that include: Gift Shop Baby Prints Photography Service Specialty Shop Strong Memorial Hospital Gift Shop Whether you are welcoming a new baby, sending get well wishes, recognizing an employee or thanking a doctor, nurse, or caregiver, we are here to help! We offer a wide variety of items including fresh floral arrangements, balloons/balloon bouquets, greeting cards, a vast array of stuffed animals, toys/activities, figurines, jewelry, handbags, and other accessories, apparel, books/magazines, personal care items, sundries, snacks, cold refreshments and much more! Our SMH Gift Shop sales provide significant funding to support the Friends of Strong mission which benefits patients, families, and visitors. We can be reached at (585) 275-2577. Gift Shop Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Saturday 10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Baby Photos Friends of Strong contracts with Baby Photos Mom 365 to provide an advanced digital portrait system for newborn babies. This means the mother is able to view the baby's first portrait on the day of birth. This also gives her the opportunity to view a proof of her newborn and order portraits from a variety of specialty priced packages. She will receive her order before she leaves the hospital. Specialty Shop The Specialty Shop at Strong is designed to meet the special needs of cancer patients and new moms. We offer a wide variety of hats, wigs and scarves. We also carry items for newborns and their moms, with an expanded selection coming in July. The shop offers a large array of cancer-related items: Swarovski crystal bracelets, silicone wristbands, lanyards, magnetic car ribbons, buttons, note cards, ribbon pins, T-shirts, hooded pullover sweatshirts, coffee mugs, bookmarks and acrylic tumblers. Breast Pump Rentals The Specilaty Shop is no longer offering breast pumps rentals. Beginning in March, you can rent a breast pump at one of the following locations. (Note: insurance coverage and payment processing may vary by retailer.) Babies R Us 2335 Marketplace Drive, Rochester (585) 424-7170 Nu-Life Medical Equipment and Suppliers, Inc. 7300 Pittsford-Palmyra Road, Suite 2 Fairport ( 585) 672-5105 Walgreens 430 Spencerport Road Rochester ( 585) 247-1710 Wegmans (Penfield) 2155 Penfield Road Penfield (585) 248-3060 Wegmans (Greece) 2833 West Ridge Road Rochester ( 585) 723-6000 Your Care Medical (for sale only, not rental) 2160 Penfield Road Penfield (585) 377-5350 Maternity Support Binders Binders are available for purchase via cash or credit card. After February 27, the Specialty Shop will no longer process insurance payments for binder prescriptions Mastectomy Camisoles We are no longer carrying mastectomy camisoles. Below are two local stores where they can be purchased: Mary Jo Provenzano, RN – Certified Lymphedema and Prosthetic Fitter 1328 University Avenue Rochester ( 585) 482-5060 Thelma’s Mastectomy Boutique 251 Park Avenue Rochester ( 585) 256-2460 Shop manager Joanne Wales-Smith is happy to help you obtain items from local vendors. Some vendors will deliver to the hospital or personal residences. The Specialty Shop is open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. These hours may vary, so please check our website for updated information. For more information, stop in the Specialty Shop at 1-1337 or call (585) 273-1276.