Address:50 Cottage StLockport, NY 14094Map & Directions
Services: Provides disaster relief and comprehensive social services which include an interview to determine needs, initiation points of those needs and a plan to meet or resolve those needs. Provides vouchers given to families and individuals in need of clothing and furniture to be used at the Salvation Army Thrift Store.As funds are available provides assistance with one month rent or mortgage, after an interview and approval from a committee. Summer Day Camp June 25-August 31, 2018. Monday through Friday from 9:00am-3:00pm. Member of the WNY Holiday Partnership which provides toys and gifts to low income families for the winter holidays.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00am-12:00noon & 12:30pm-3:00pm.2017 Holiday Toy Program: October 16-20, 9am-12 and 1-3pm
Eligibility: Call for information.Holiday program: Must be food stamp eligible; children 12 and under.Summer Camp: Ages 5-12.
Documents To Bring: Complete an interview. Call for more information.Holiday Toys: For details about holiday assistance call 211 or 888-696-9211.Summer Camp: Registration required. Call for more information.
Address:1317 Portage RdNiagara Falls, NY 14301Map & Directions
Services: Provides emergency shelter for men and faith-based counseling/discipleship program to develop the growth needed to help the men deal with their issues. Provides breakfast, lunch and dinner daily to men, women and children.Provides free meals delivered on Thanksgiving. Niagara Falls warming shelter during extreme cold.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm.Breakfast: 7:30amLunch: 12:00noonDinner: 5:30pm
Eligibility: None.Men only for extreme cold weather overnight shelter. Transportation can be provided to Community Mission for women and children.Area served: Niagara County
Documents To Bring: Call 716-282-0432 for information.
Address:1570 Buffalo AveNiagara Falls, NY 14303Map & Directions
Services: Program offers male beds, female beds and family units.Code Blue Warming shelter during the day and evening on a first come, first serve basis for anyone who walks in.
Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Eligibility: Individuals and families experiencing homelessness.Service Area: Niagara County
Documents To Bring: Call or apply at the Department of Social Services during business hours. Come to the shelter or call if afterhours.
Address:203 Sanders RdBuffalo, NY 14216Map & Directions
Services: Support groups for senior citizens, hot lunch, outreach, transportation, activities. Youth recreation/education programs, grocery shopping & transportation for seniors. Processes referrals for food pantries in the North Buffalo area.City of Buffalo Warming Center when the temperature is 15 degrees or below.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00am-8:00pm; Saturday 9:00am-1:00pm.
Eligibility: Varies, depending on service or program.
Documents To Bring: Self-apply by phone, writing & walk-in service.
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Address:62 Republic StBuffalo, NY 14204Map & Directions
Services: Provides community services and assistance. Housing, Information/referral, rehabilitation assistance/counseling, recreation, games, crafts, exercise, trips, for youth & senior citizens, senior transportation, after school programs for ages 6-19.City of Buffalo Warming Center when the temperature is 15 degrees or below.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-9:00pm.
Documents To Bring: Self-apply by walk-in service or calling.
Address:155 Lawn AveBuffalo, NY 14207Map & Directions
Services: Provides afterschool program, summer camp, boxing instruction, tutoring, and senior services.2018 Summer camp dates: July 2nd to August 24th. Monday through Friday 8:00am-5:00pm. Registration for previous campers in good standing starts May 14th, new camper registration begins May 21st, registration due by May 29th. City of Buffalo Warming Center when the temperature is 15 degrees or below.Additional programs housed at this location:1. Catholic Charities WIC Program2. Holy Cross Headstart Program 3. Youth Recreation and Sports Programs4. Neighborhood Health Center5. BMHA Employment Opportunity Center6. Erie County Dept. of Social Services Workfare Program
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm, some evening hours.
Eligibility: Based on service requested. Summer camp: Children ages 6-13. Service area: Erie County
Documents To Bring: Phone or walk-in.
Address:129 Lewis StBuffalo, NY 14206Map & Directions
Services: Emergency shelter for women and children.
Eligibility: Women and women with children who are experiencing homelessness.
Documents To Bring: Apply for assistance at the Department of Social Services, window 5 or 6, or calling 211 afterhours.Available to single women as a Code Blue shelter when the temperature is 32 or below.
Address:1305 Main StBuffalo, NY 14209Map & Directions
Services: Temporary emergency short term shelter. Breakfast & supper are served to residents. Provides direction to which agencies could help individuals with specific needs. Also refers guests to counseling if necessary.
Eligibility: Open to anyone 18 years old & older, without funds, able to leave during the day. To be admitted person must have no severe mental or physical disability and must follow house guidelines. No alcohol or drugs 24 hours prior.
Documents To Bring: Apply in person. Referral agencies can call to make a referral, 24/7.
Address:104 Maryland StBuffalo, NY 14201Map & Directions
Services: Universal Pre-K and Child Care Center Offers an innovative full day of learning with a Certified Teacher & Support Staff. Utilizing the Houghton Mifflin PRE-K Curriculum, provides a hands-on, minds-on curriculum that is based on scientific research. Provides children with the foundational skills they need to succeed as lifelong learners. Program also offers nutritious meals, enclosed playground, full size gym, 5 lane lap pool with certified life guard.City of Buffalo warming center when temperatures are below 15 degrees. SACC-School Age Child Care is for children ages 5-12 years old. After-School Program for youth ages 14-21. Provides a safe environment for youth to perform recreational activities. Senior Wellness Program: Offers regular activities-arts & crafts, bingo, field trips, nutritious lunch program, exercise classes, workshops, cooking class and more. Transportation is available, call 716-845-0485, x232. Adult Education: "Do Better!" by attaining fundamentals needed to create a successful future, call r 716-845-0485, x206. City of Buffalo Board of Education Youth Counseling services by professionals. Call 716-845-0485, x224 for more information. Department of Social Service assistance call Brenda Montanez at 716-845-0485, x219. Also provides a semi-olympic size 5 lane pool, gym, locker rooms, multi-purpose rooms, indoor/outdoor basketball courts, art room, game room, enclosed outdoor playground and computer lab.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 6:30am-9:00pm.
Eligibility: Age guidelines depending on program.Service area: City of Buffalo.
Documents To Bring: Self-apply by calling, walk-in service and referral.
Address:95 Franklin StBuffalo, NY 14202Map & Directions
Services: Temporary assistance: eligibility based on income & assets Medicaid: automatically eligible if eligible for cash assistance, may apply by mail SNAP: other eligibility requirements apply, may apply by mail, must reside in Erie County.Homeless team provides emergency shelter placements for eligible clients.
Hours: Applications accepted: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm. Thursdays 8:00am-5:45pm.
Eligibility: Based on income/assets/compliance with work rules if employable; automatically eligible if eligible for cash assistance.Service area: Erie County.
Documents To Bring: Apply in person (home calls made if need is medically verified); may apply by mail.For emergency shelter placement, apply at windows 5 & 6.