Timothy Hogues, Commissioner of Erie County Senior Services

Timothy Hogues, Commissioner of Senior Services

The mission of the Department of Senior Services of Erie County is to promote the well-being of all older adults through coordinated and cost-effective services which enhance their independence, dignity, and quality of life.

What's Happening in Senior Services
Powerful Tools for Caregivers Class Schedule Classes for People Helping Older Relatives or Friends  A six-week educational program designed to provide caregivers the tools needed for taking care of themselves is now being offered. Through six 2 1/2 hour sessions held on a weekly basis caregivers learn to reduce stress, improve self-confidence, better...
Living Healthy Diabetes Self-Management Program New for 2017! The Diabetes Program includes a FREE Consultation with a Registered Dietitian prior to the 1st workshop for eligible Medicare Recipients. Schiller Park Senior Center 2057 Genesee St Buffalo, NY 14211  Tuesdays: February 21 - March 28...
Are you a caregiver of someone with dementia? Please join us, along with your loved one, for a winter concert! Wednesday, January 25th3:00 - 4:30 PM Local country duo, High Noon, will be performing at Greenfield Health & Rehab Center Auditorium - 5949 Broadway, Lancaster 14086. To register or find out more about this event, call 858-2022 or email ...

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DO YOU HAVE CONCERNS ABOUT FALLING?

Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities.  A MATTER OF BALANCE is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels.

This program emphasizes practical strategies to manage falls.

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It's difficult and often impossible to surf the internet, read a newspaper or magazine, watch TV or listen to the radio, without hearing about the great benefits of some new supplement or exercise routine that promises to relieve illnesses that have plagued mankind since the beginning of recorded history. All this information can be overwhelming.  What we really need is simple, straight-...