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HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program)
HEAP is federally funded assistance with home heating costs and energy conservation for eligible households.
HEAP Heating Equipment (Furnace) Repair and Replacement opens November 9, 2015
HEAP Regular Benefit, for main source of household's heat, opens November 16, 2015
HEAP Emergency Benefits for main source of heat and heat-related electricity open January 4, 2016
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Community Trainings
Community Trainings in Opioid Overdose Recognition & Use of Naloxone for Reversal
No cost for Erie County residents
Classes scheduled for December 2.
Questions about Trainings: (716) 858-7690
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2016 Earth Day - Rain Barrel Painting Contest
The Erie County Department of Environment and Planning is proud to announce the 2016 Rain Barrel Painting Contest for schools and student-based community groups in Erie and Niagara counties in honor of Earth Day 2016! Registration deadline is December 1, 2015. Limited barrels are available!
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Santa Land
Free family event at Chestnut Ridge Park - Saturday December 12 & Sunday December 13, 11AM to 3PM.
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Influenza (Flu) Information
The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. Protect yourself and others by getting vaccinated every year.
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SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)
SNAP provides low-income households with benefits to purchase food in order to maintain good health. If a person works hard but still struggles to make ends meet, they may be able to supplement their budget with SNAP benefits.
To apply, fill out an application online, or stop in at 158 Pearl St, Buffalo, NY. Contact the SNAP Call Center at 858-7239 for quick assistance with your existing SNAP case.

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