Modified: February 29, 2016 9:31am
Dear Friends & Advocates:
Effective January 1, 2016
Olmsted's 2-1-1 Western New York will be the contracted provider for after hours Emergency Shelter placement from Erie County Department of Social Services.
Any Erie County resident requiring assistance with an emergency shelter placement as of midnight on January 1st 2016 should be directed to contact 211 for assistance, or call 1-888-696-9211
Please share this update with your staff, community advocates, service providers, social workers, and anyone you know who currently helps people by making referrals for shelter.
Please also feel free to share the above graphic on social media.
-Department of Social Services Staff