Community Resources

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Below, you will find several resources available to help you deal with the COVID-19 situation.  

Hotlines

General Assistance

  • 24 Hour 2-1-1 WNY (Dial 2-1-1) - Human and social services, emergency housing, legal services, domestic, health and wellness, food and nutrition, mental health, support groups, developmental disabilities
  • Catholic Charities

Financial/Employment/Worksite Support and Opportunities

Addiction Assistance

Child Care

Consumer Protection

Disabled Community

Domestic Violence 

  • Crisis Services (24-Hour) 716-834-3131
  • Family Justice Center 716-558-SAFE (7233)
  • Child and Family Services Haven House 24-Hour Confidential Hotline & Shelter: 716-884-6000 or use its online chat system; deaf or hard-of-hearing call 7-1-1
  • Hispanics United of Buffalo (24-Hour) 716-481-8867
  • Erie County District Attorney BE SAFE 716-858-4630
  • Erie County Sheriff’s Office DV Hotline 716-858-7999
  • NYS Domestic and Sexual Violence 24-Hour Hotline 800-942-6906, 24-Hour Text Line 844-997-2121 and 24-Hour Chatline www.OPDV.ny.gov

Early Intervention Services

Health Insurance

Legal Services/Advice

Mental Health Resources

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)  

Refugee Community/Immigrant

Senior Adults

Technology Resources

WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Supplemental Nutrition Program

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05/09/2022 - 3:50 pm