Frank Cammarata III, MPA, Executive Director

Frank Cammarata III, MPA, Executive Director

The Erie County Office for People with Disabilities was created to ensure that Erie County's citizens with disabilities would have a direct voice in County government; to make available to such citizens an advocate who could work within the county structure to develop and enhance services; and to oversee facilities and programs by the County.


OCTOBER IS DISABILITY AWARENESS MONTH

Schedule of Events Listed Below


• Mon., 2nd, 11am-2pm, Starlight Studios represented at Outreach Table @ Buffalo & Erie Public Library, Downtown Central Location.*

 • Tues., 3rd, Parent Network Workshop-The Nurtured Heart Approach-4 Part Series @ Lancaster Youth Bureau, 200 Oxford Ave., Lancaster.  Also, the 10th, 17th, & 24th.

 • Tues., 3rd, 11am-2pm, Alberti Center represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.

 • Tues., 3rd, 6-8pm, People Inc. Foundation “You and Planned Giving” Presentation @ Ilio DiPaolo’s Restaurant, 3785 So. Park Ave., Blasdell

 • Wed., 4th, 11am-2pm, WNYIL represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

 • Wed., 4th, 12:30-2:30pm, NYS Dept. of Labor Civil Service Jobs Informational Workshop @ 284 Main St., Buffalo

 • Thurs., 5th, 11am-2pm, E.C. Dept. of Health represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

 • Fri., 6th,  11am-2pm, Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

 • Fri., 6th, 5:30pm, Autism Services Arts Work Sale & Auction @ Asbury Hall, 341 Delaware Ave.

 • Sat., 7th, 8:30am registration; 10am start, Annual Maggie Lee Memorial 5k run/Funwalk @ St. George Church, 2 Nottingham, Buffalo

 • Tues., 10th, 11am-2pm, Learning Disabilities Assoc. of WNY represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

 • Tues., 10th, 5:30pm, Workshop: Increasing Accessibility at Cultural Venue & Events @ Smith Theater, 646 Main St., Buffalo, 362-8389 x512

 • Tues., 10th, 5-8pm, Parent Network-IEP A-Z Refresher Course Workshop@ Parent Network of WNY, 1000 Main St., Buffalo  

 • Wed., 11th, 11am-2pm, Heritage Center represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

 • Wed., 11th, 8pm, Learning Disabilities Assoc. (LDA)-Quiz for a Cause @ World of Beer, Galleria Mall, contact Katie at 716-874-7200.

• Thurs., 12th, 11am-2pm, Mental Health Assoc. of Erie Co. represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

• Thurs., 12th, 6-9pm, Buffalo Niagara Deaf Presents Mayoral Debate @ North Park Theatre, 1428 Hertel Ave.

• Thurs., 12th, 6-8pm, Parent Network of WNY & BPS present “Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy” @ Lafayette High School

• Fri., 13th, 10am, DDAWNY-Candidate’s Hour @ Southeast Works, 181 Lincoln St., Depew

• Fri., 13th, 11am-2pm, Autism Services represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

• Fri., 13th, 4:30-6:30pm, DEEJ-Inclusion Shouldn’t Be A Lottery Documentary @ Museum of disABILITY History, 3826 Mains St., Buffalo

• Fri., 13th, 6-9pm, LDA Art Show @ Starlight Studio & Art Gallery, 340 Delaware Ave.

• Fri., 13th, 5:30-8pm, Headway of WNY Haunted Helmet Ride & Walk @ Parkside Lodge & Ring Rd. in Delaware Park, Pre-Register

• Mon., 16th, 11am-2pm, Catholic Charities represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

• Tues., 17th, 11am-2pm, Parent Network represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

• Tues., 17th, 5:30-7:30pm, National Federation for the Blind Dutch Treat Social @ Kelly’s Corner, 2526 Delaware Ave., Buffalo

• Wed., 18th, 11am-2pm, People, Inc. represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

• Wed., 18th,9am-3:30pm, Parent Network’s 11th Annual Same Page Conference @ Acqua Restaurant, 2192 Niagara St., Buffalo, $40.

• Wed., 18th, 10am-1pm, Museum of disABILITY History-Ramp up for Equality @ Museum of Disability History

• Wed., 18th, 12-1pm, Conrad N. Hilton Distinguished Speaker Series @ Olmsted Center for Sight Education Center, RSVP by 10/16, 888-4627.

• Wed., 18th, 2-5pm, WNY Independent Living “Meet the Candidates” @ 3108 Main St., Buffalo

• Thurs., 19th, 10am-1pm, Disability History Event @ Downtown Central Library*

• Thurs., 19th, 10am-2:30pm, National Federation for the Blind Downtown Country Market Information Table @ Main St., Buffalo

• Thurs., 19th, 3-5pm, The Summit Center’s Project SEARCH Team Open House @  2235 Millersport Highway, Getzville

• Thurs., 19th, 5pm, Cantalician Center Charity Yoga Class @ 2048 George Urban Blvd., Depew

• Fri., 20th, 11am-2pm, Cantalician Center represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

• Mon., 23rd, 11am-2pm, Epilepsy Association represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

• Tues., 24th, 11am-2pm, Bornhava represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

• Wed., 25th, 11am-2pm, Aspire represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

• Wed., 25th, 12:30-3:30pm, WNY Employment Consortium NDEAM Business Luncheon @ Roswell Park Cancer Institute, RSVP by 10/11, $20.00

• Wed., 25th, 4-9pm, National Federation for the Blind 5 Guys Fundraiser, Info table, Raffle

• Thurs., 26th, Full Day Conference, Creating & Maintaining Inclusive Schools & Classrooms for All @ Hotel Henry Urban Resort Conference Center

• Thurs., 26th, 10:30am-1pm, Diversity Career Fair @ Downtown Central Library*

• Thurs., 26th, 10am-12pm, Summit Center-Project Search Open House @ 415 No. French Rd., Amherst

• Thurs., 26th, 10am-2:30pm, National Federation for the Blind Downtown Country Market Information Table @ Main St., Buffalo

• Thurs., 26th, 2pm, NFTA Disability Advisory Meeting @ 181 Ellicott St., 1st fl. Conference Room

• Fri., 27th, 9:30am-12:30pm, Parent Network “All About Autism” Workshop @ George Arthur Community Ctr., 2056 Genesee St., Buffalo

• Fri., 27th, 11am-2pm, Olmsted and 211 represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

• Sat., 28th, 9am-12pm, E.C. Office for People with Disabilities & E. C. Clerk’s-Non-Driver ID Event @ Sheridan Plaza Auto Bureau, 2309 Eggert Rd.

• Mon., 30th, 11am-2pm, Parent to Parent represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*

• Tues., 31st, 11am-2pm, Commission for the Blind represented at Outreach Table @ Downtown Central Library.*


Note: Agency Representation and events at the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library, Downtown Central location, 1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo, are designated with *  

 

FRANK A. CAMMARATA, III  

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR 

 

MARK C. POLONCARZ  

COUNTY EXECUTIVE

 

 Courtesy of the  

Erie County Office for People with Disabilities


 

 

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