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Community Resources

Below, you will find several resources available to help you.


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


  • Long COVID Registry - The University at Buffalo (UB) and UBMD Physicians’ Group have launched the region’s only long COVID registry in order to learn more about the condition and to connect Western New Yorkers with treatment options and the potential to participate in clinical trials.

Free and Low Cost Healthcare

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

Early Intervention Services

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

12/02/2022 - 10:28 am