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.

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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-...

Happy Birthday Mrs. Minsker!

An Erie County resident, Mrs. Miriam Rosen Minsker, turned 108 years old! She was born on August 16,1908 in East Aurora! She attended Syracuse University and Pittsburgh State University where she received her degree in Business Administration. She also served on the original board of directors for Beechwood Continuing Care. Commissioner Tim Hogues was there to celebrate and honor Mrs. Minsker with a proclamation from County Executive Mark Poloncarz!

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Alz Walk

Reclaim the future for millions! Join the Erie County Trailblazers for the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's®, the nation's largest event to raise awareness and funds to fight Alzheimer's disease. Together, we can advance research to treat and prevent Alzheimer's, and provide programs and support to improve the lives of millions of affected Americans.