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Proudly sponsors VA's Rehabilitation Events.

Sells recyclable bags, reusable coffee mugs, and uses paper coffee cups and deli bags.

Supports VA Fisher Houses.

Offers a "Keep It New" Warranty Program on select products.

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VCS operates 172+ retail stores in Veterans Administration (VA) Medical Centers nationwide. Many of our stores have been recently updated and expanded to provide our customers with a modern, clean and comfortable shopping experience. Our NEW stores welcome our customers with wider aisles, wood-like floors, enhanced lighting and improved signage.

Our mission requires that we provide reasonably priced merchandise and services essential to the comfort and well-being of our Veterans, their families, caregivers, VA employees, volunteers and visitors.

We are committed to providing exceptional QUALITY, SERVICE and VALUE by offering the following product lines:

  • Health & Beauty Care:
    Features dental, hair care, facial care, vitamins and more. We offer great value through our exclusive "Exchange Select" products which provide our long-term patients the opportunity to purchase their personal care essentials at a savings below comparable brand name products.

  • Beverages/Snacks:
    Features a wide selection of soft drinks, chips, candy, nuts, cookies, and microwaveable meals and snacks.

  • Entertainment/Electronics:
    Features a focused selection of National brand electronics, such as LCD Flat Screen TVs, MP3 Players, Home Theater Systems, DVD Players, Radios, DVD movies and more. Also available are MP3 accessories, batteries, HDMI cables, CDs, VHS tapes and more.

  • Gifts/Stationary:
    Features a wide selection of Greeting Cards, along with Gift items for Men and Women in apparel and home. We are able to bring some comfort and enjoyment to our Veteran patients who are in Community Living Centers or long-term care.

  • Men's Department:
    Features Casual Sportswear, Athletic Wear, Dress Shirts, Neckwear, Shoes and Accessories from National brands such as Nautica, Skechers, Stacy Adams, Russell Athletic, Hanes, Asics, New Balance, Savane and more. We offer many of today’s high quality brands at compelling prices, available only at the VCS.

  • Ladies' Department:
    Features Casual Sportswear for our Missy and Women’s customer, Shoes, Handbags, Intimates, Sleepwear from major brands such as Skechers, Asics, Russell Athletic, Hanes, New Balance, Reebok and more. Many of today’s high quality brands are available at great value, only at the VCS.

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