Erie County Caregiver Coalition Members

Erie County Caregiver Coalition Member List

 

 

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Alzheimer’s Association, WNY Chapter Logo & Website The Alzheimer’s Association, Western New York Chapter serves the 8 counties of WNY providing programs and support for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, their caregivers, families, healthcare professionals and the general public. Their core services include a 24/7 Helpline (1.800.272.3900), support groups, care consultation, education and training, respite services, information and referral, early stage programming, safety services, memory wellness, research, a lending library and advocacy. All interactions are confidential, and almost all programs and services are free of charge. Reach the Alzheimer’s Association, WNY Chapter all day, every day at (800) 272-3900 or visit them online at www.alz.org/wny(716) 626-0600 Outside of Erie County: (800) 272-3900
POPULATIONS SERVED: Families of a loved one with dementia, Persons with dementia, Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for adults with disabilities & Caregivers Outside of Erie County.

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Click for the Buffalo Red Cross Website The American Red Cross, Serving Erie & Niagara County's Services to Seniors Department offers several programs to assist area seniors and their caregivers, including the Ombudsman program, when volunteers visit residents of long-term care facilities and act as their advocate. We also provide support to caregivers by offering the Chronic Disease Self-Management program, known locally as the Living Healthy program. This is a six-week long evidenced based intervention that helps support older adults living with chronic illness. For more information, please visit www.redcross.org/buffaloniagara or phone (716) 878-2385.

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Click for Benson's Surgical Supply Website Benson's Surgical Supply sells healthcare supplies and equipment to healthcare professionals and retail customers. The people at Bensons Surgical understand that caregivers have many responsibilities and concerns. We are proud of our expert, attentive customer service. (716) 332-0404   www.bensonsurgical.com

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Click for Brompton Heights website Brompton Heights Assisted Living, Memory Care and Senior Apartments located in beautiful Williamsville, NY. We offer medication management, diabetic care, Alzheimer's and dementia care, and health monitoring services tailored to your loved ones needs at an all- inclusive price. Licensed Nurses are on site 24/7. Our Personal Care Aides are available to assist with dressing, bathing and grooming. Brompton Heights offers it’s residents a full-service beauty, barber shop, movie theater, art studio, ice-cream parlor and an in-house laundry service. Please visit our website at www.BromptonHeights.com or contact our Admission Dept. at (716) 634-5734 for more information.

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Click for the Cancer Wellness Center website Cancer Wellness Center provides cancer patients and their loved ones access to education, support and advocacy in a safe supportive environment.  Services include information and referrals and support throughout the 7 counties of WNY. Cancer Coach Program offers patients and caregivers one-on-one support from someone who has recovered from a cancer diagnosis. We have over 135 volunteers that have recovered from most cancers. They can help reduce fear and misunderstanding. Spirituality and Healing is a monthly program that explores spirituality and its influence on the cancer experience. How to Deliver Bad News – teaching health care professionals and its influence on the cancer experience.
(716) 694-1395   All Services Free of Charge

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Click to go to the Caring Companions' website Caring Companions is a non-medical provider of services to enable Senior citizens the ability to improve their quality of life and maintain their independence by  staying safely in their own homes.  Free advocacy to help transition seniors from Rehab to life at home.   We conduct a free initial at-home assessment prior to commencing services.  Our Caregivers are screened , drug tested and insured to provide services  including companionship, meal preparation, light housekeeping, medication reminders, laundry, errands, transportation from 3 hours - 24/7. (716) 646-5000    http://www.ccofbuf.com

POPULATIONS SERVED: Senior Adults in the 8 Western New York Counties.

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Click for the Catholic Charities website Catholic Charities Senior Day Program provides a social model program for the physically frail, functionally impaired, socially isolated and cognitively challenged. Offers individualized assessment and plan of care, supervised group and individual activities, nutritional snack and hot lunch, limited showers and transportation services, along with assistance with mobility, eating, toileting and hygiene. A limited number of subsidized participation fee slots are available for qualifying seniors.

Days/Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Address: 128 Wilson Street
Buffalo, NY 14212
Erie County Phone: (716) 896-6388   Fax: (716) 894-3088

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Click for the Catholic Health - LIFE Program website Catholic Health - LIFE is a program of all-inclusive care for the elderly, sometimes known as a PACE program. This is a long-term care program for older adults who wish to live at home but need assistance in order to maintain their health, complete day-to-day activities and remain safe for as long as possible. Transportation to and from medical appointments is included, as well as easy access to medical services that enable our members to live safely and comfortably in their own homes and communities. (716) 819-5433

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 Click for the Catholic Health Home Care websiteCatholic Health Home Care can provide short term or long term healthcare at the home depending on the patient's individual needs. Some of the services provided are, nursing, infusion therapy, telemedicine, physical, occupational and speech therapies, dietician, assistance with activities of daily living and spiritual care. Additional services include personal emergency alarm and medical equipment. For more information, please call us at (716) 685-4870.

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Click for the Catholic Health System websiteOver 1,000 physicians provide healthcare to Western New Yorkers at Catholic Health's hospitals, primary care centers, and other ministries. Our services include emergency care, routine check-ups, cardiology, orthopedics, and rehabilitation, among others. The Women’s Service line of Catholic Health provides free health and wellness programs and bone density screenings to women in the community.

Topics Include: Heart disease; Cancer prevention; Falls Prevention/Osteoporosis; Menopause; Incontinence. (716) 447-6205

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Click for the Clare Bridge of Williamsville websiteClare Bridge of Williamsville provides Alzheimer's and dementia care for seniors and offers the promise of Daily Moments of Success. From our building design to our carefully selected staff and specialized programming and management, we focus on the individual needs of each resident and family we serve. Maintaining familiar daily routines is important for our Alzheimer's, dementia and memory care residents. Physical and behavioral needs, as well as life history each play integral roles. Each resident receives and individualized service plan designed to meet their unique needs and to help them feel safe while adding meaning to their day. (716) 632-7123

6076 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221-6835

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Click for Department of Veterans Affairs website Department of Veterans Affairs recognizes that caregivers are a valuable resource to our Veterans. Caregivers help Veterans with dementia maintain their quality of life and independence in the community. Most caregivers caring for seniors are seniors themselves. They are at risk for stress, burnout and feeling overwhelmed by the caregiving experience. The Dementia Care Coordinator for VA WNY Healthcare System is Susan Engel RN, MSN, CNS, CCM. She not only focuses on the Veterans with dementia, but is also an advocate for those who care for them with education, support and training. She can be reached at (716) 862-3158.

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 Erie County Medical Center has partnered with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) to bring The Conversation Project to Buffalo. This project is a national campaign that is dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care.

Together we can make these difficult conversations easier. This conversation is a gift that eases the pain of loss as caregivers and families know that their loved one’s values were respected at every step of their journey.

ECMC’s Outreach team presents a free hour long discussion for families and caregivers at Terrace View Long Term Care facility café on the ECMC campus every other month.  For more information please call (716) 551-7274.

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Click for the Elder Care Solutions of WNY, LLC website We provide customized comprehensive services to promote independent living. We are a private pay company that offers a variety of services and options to assist individuals and families with compassionate problem solving and advocacy. Our goal is to preserve an individual's right to choose a life with dignity. We specialize in assisting individuals and their families with short or long-term care solutions. www.eldercarewny.com

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Click for Elderwood Senior Care websiteElderwood offers a top level of care at nine skilled nursing facilities, six assisted living residencies and two independent living communities in Western and Central New York. Proudly offering our continuum of care means individuals receive exactly the level attention they need. This allows them to progress seamlessly from independent living to assisted living to skilled nursing. Our exceptional Seasons® Memory Care program provides the care and compassion residents deserve. Seasons makes life happier for everyone. For more information visit our website at www.elderwood.com. To schedule a tour please call (888) 826-9663.

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Click for the EPIC for Seniors website Click for the New York Prescription Saver (NYPS) websiteThe New York State EPIC (Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage) Program provides supplemental prescription coverage for seniors who are enrolled in a Medicare Part D plan. EPIC helps seniors lower Part D co-pays and for some EPIC can lower their Medicare Part D premium. For more information on the EPIC program call (800) 332-3742 or www.health.ny.gov/health_care/epic (Click on EPIC for Seniors).

New York Prescription Saver (NYPS) is a free pharmacy discount card sponsored by New York State for income eligible individuals who are ages 50 -64 years old or persons of any age that have a disability. Show the card and receive a cash discount right at the pharmacy counter. You can learn more at http://nyprescriptionsave.fhsc.com.

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Click for the Erie County Department of Senior Services website Erie County Department of Senior Services is the planning and coordination agency for services for seniors in Erie County, offering a wide range of services, including nutrition, home care, day care, case management, adult protection, volunteer programs and many more. The Department has a Caregiver Resource Center which is a first stop for caregivers seeking answers to their caregiving questions and help in navigating the myriad of services and programs for seniors, age 60 and older, in Erie County. (716) 858-8526 or visit http://www2.erie.gov/seniorservices/

POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregiver for Senior Adults

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 Family Care Services WNY LogoFamily Care Services of Western New York has been providing high quality home health care services to the Western New Yorkcommunity since 1985. Our Agency is New YorkStatelicensed as well as locally owned and operated Family Care Services offers a full range of home health care services. Our services include personal care aides, nurses, and physical therapists. Our employees are fully insured and bonded. We offer home health care services in private homes, assisted living facilities as well as private duty care in all Western New Yorkhospitals. For additional information, please call us at (716) 831-9412 or visit our website (www.familycareserviceswny.com). We are confident that you will be very pleased with not only the quality of our care, but also with the professionalism and reliability of our care providers.

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Click for the Erie County NY Connects website Provides information, at no cost, about long term care for people of all ages living in Erie County. Long term care refers to the variety of services used by people with disabilities to function in their daily lives, including medical and non-medical. It is important to understand the options in to make informed choices that will work well. (716) 858-8526 or (800) 392-2705

POPULATIONS SERVED: Senior Adults, Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for Children with Special Needs, Caregivers for Adults with Disabilities

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Click for the Family Choice of New York websiteSince 2005 Family Choice of New York has been dedicated to providing comprehensive care management programs to individuals who are medically fragile or faced with clinically challenging illnesses or health conditions. Through our innovative programs we strive to refocus health care resources to assure that our members receive preventive and primary medical care and social services wherever they live. Our goal is to maximize quality of life, quality of care, and health outcomes. Whether residing in a facility or at home, our quality programs honor our members’ health care wishes and complement existing Medicare or Medicaid plans. Call (716) 668-7051 or visit www.familychoiceny.com.

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Click to go to Fidelis Care's website Fidelis Care offers quality, affordable health insurance coverage for children and adults of all ages and at all stages of life, including Medicare Advantage and Dual Advantage products and Managed Long-term Care coverage through Fidelis Care at Home. With more than 1.1 million members Statewide, Fidelis Care was founded on the belief that all New Yorkers should have access to affordable, quality health insurance. For more information, call Fidelis Care at 1-888-FIDELIS (1-888-343-3547) or visit www.fideliscare.org.

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Click to go to First Light Home Care's website First Light Home Care is known for their exceptional people, their extraordinary care, and their reasonable rates. FirstLight Home Care provides caregivers for home, independent living, or even assisted living settings. They provide care so that those in need can stay safe and healthy where they are rather than be moved into a nursing care situation. FirstLight provides companion care services: check in visits, conversation, company, medication reminders, meal prep, shopping, errands, transportation, light housekeeping, laundry, mail & paperwork, respite and 24 hour live-in. In addition, FirstLight is in the process of receiving a Personal Care License from the State of New York to provide bathing & hygiene, walking and mobility assistance, transfer and positioning, continence & toileting care, special diets, eating assistance, oral hygiene, etc. Call (716) 634-CARE anytime.

 

Click for the Fox Run website A New Approach to Senior Living...
Fox Run is a non-profit, Lifecare Community in Orchard Park – the only one of its kind in the Southtowns. Independent living residents enjoy the privacy of their own apartment or patio home without the worries of home ownership because services such as housekeeping, maintenance, and dining are included in one monthly fee. And since Fox Run is a Lifecare community, access to our 5-star rated long-term healthcare is included. Free from the burdens of home ownership or worries about future healthcare costs, at Fox Run seniors can create the retirement lifestyle of their choice.

(716) 662-5001
www.foxrunorchardpark.com

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Click for the Guild Care website GuildCare is an innovative Adult Day Health Care Program. People with health and vision problems receive health care, therapies, and nutritious meals, as well as take part in educational and recreational activities. Friendly, professional staff members assist our clients in living healthier, happier lives. (716) 885-8041

POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for Adults with Disabilities, Caregivers for Adults with special needs.

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Click for the Heart Wings Healing website Heart Wings Healing - Caren M Kolerski, owner of Heart Wings Healing, provides opportunities for Caregivers and Elders to experience greater joy, happiness, peace and purpose; increased self-esteem, self-worth, support/connection with others, relief from stress; learn skills to successfully navigate the seasons of change in their lives. As a certified Life Coach, Seasons of Change® Coach, Retreat Leader and Laughter Leader, Caren offers these services: Family and Professional Caregiver Retreats/Seminars, Laughter Yoga (Club) and Laughter Yoga Private Coaching – perfect for those who are homebound. Available to speak and/or custom-design staff retreats/seminars.
(716) 983–7714
www.pathway2presence.com

POPULATIONS SERVED: WNY Family and Professional Caregivers; Senior Adults.

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 Click for Heathwood Assisted Living at Williamsville's website Heathwood Assisted Living at Williamsville is a leading provider of residential assisted living and memory care. Residents enjoy comfortably furnished rooms and lovely common areas - a movie theater, billiard room, beauty shop, café, and a beautifully landscaped and secure backyard. Based upon their individualized needs, residents receive supportive services including restaurant-style dining, laundry, housekeeping, medication management, and assistance with personal care, while also enjoying the wide variety of enriching daily activities. Our comprehensive approach in our Memory Care program allows residents to participate at their individual abilities while maintaining their dignity and independence. Call (716) 688-0111 today for your personal tour. www.heathwoodassistedliving.com

 

Hearts and Hands Logo Hearts and Hands is a neighbor-helping-neighbor non-profit which pairs volunteers with older and physically challenged adults for transportation, companion visits, caregiver respite, wellness checks, phone pals, and minor home repairs and maintenance. Our program can assist in "filling the gaps" to support the daily needs of vulnerable adults and help them remain independent. Since 2003, we’ve provided services to underserved areas in Western New York, at no charge to our care receivers. Currently, Hearts and Hands serves Akron-Newstead, Alden, Amherst, Boston, Clarence, Holland, Lockport, Marilla, Wales, and the Tonawanda Indian Reservation. For information on receiving services, or to volunteer, call (716) 406-8311 or visit www.hnhcares.org. POPULATIONS SERVED: older adults, physically challenged, and their families.

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Click for the Home Instead Senior Care eebsite Home Instead Senior Care is a non-medical provider of companionship, meal preparation, light housekeeping, medication reminders, laundry, errands and incidental transportation. Our thoroughly screened, professionally trained, bonded and insured CAREGivers encourage and assist seniors in a variety of daily activities that improve their quality of life and help them maintain their independence. Home Instead Senior Care also specializes in training CAREGivers in an exclusive Alzheimer's Care training program, partnered with the Glenner Family Institute of the University of San Diego, to optimize a loved one's ability to safely live at home for as long as possible. (716) 630-0657

POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults and Adults with Dementia. Services provided in their home, or in residential facilities in the Greater Buffalo area.

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Click for the Homewatch Caregivers website Homewatch CareGivers is a NYS-licensed home care agency specializing in one-on-one care for the senior adult population. Our services are tailored to meet your loved one's physical and cognitive needs, ranging from Companion care through Nursing care. Our caregivers are carefully screened, background-checked, bonded, insured, and continuously trained to assist with meal preparation, light housekeeping, laundry, medication supervision, transportation, bathing, dressing, toileting, and post-surgery care. We conduct a free initial at-home assessment prior to commencing services. We also offer the Philips Lifeline Unit and Philips Medication Dispensing Unit as ancillary products to help keep your loved one living safely and independently at home, so families can have peace of mind. (716) 565-3103
http://www.homewatchcaregivers.com/buffalo

POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults and Adults with Dementia. Services are provided in the home or in adult residential facilities in western New York's eight counties.

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Click for the Center for Hospice & Palliative Care websiteHospice Buffalo is dedicated to the care and support of individuals with a serious or end of life illness. Care includes hospice, palliative care, and grief support for any Erie County resident. Hospice provides medical care, emotional and spiritual support to anyone with a life-limiting illness. Hospice is a fully covered Medicare benefit and most insurers cover in full for Hospice services. Hospice care helps individuals of ANY age, in homes, hospitals, or long term care settings. Patient, caregiver, and bereavement support groups for any individual are offered through Life Transitions Center. Visit www.HospiceBuffalo.com. Anyone can refer a patient at (716) 686-8000.

Supportive Medical Partners – (SMP website: www.SupMedPartners.org) provides consultative services to physicians and palliative care (symptom management) to patients with serious illness and their families in several area hospitals, patient homes and long term care settings. SMP serves patients of all ages with serious illness as well as frail elderly patients with advanced progressive diseases. SMP’s mission is to help each patient navigate through the course of serious illness, regardless of patient location, changes in diagnosis, or medical care. The SMP team of doctors, nurse practitioners, nurses and social workers are specially trained in palliative care. 

Home Connections Palliative Care assists patients with serious illness in their home or assisted living residence. Home Connections provides home-based care and support to enhance the quality of life for the patient and caregiver. 24/7 on call nurse support, social work visits, frequent phone contact to monitor the patient’s condition and answer questions as well as trained volunteers for additional support are available. Best of all, there may be no additional cost to the patient. Call (716) 989-2475 or toll free: (866) 418-6496 to refer a patient or learn more. Home Connections is a program of Supportive Medical Partners.

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Click for the Independent Health website Independent Health is committed to improving health in the community. Caregiver support is provided through community educational programs and case management services for Independent Health members. (716) 631-8701

POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for Children with Special needs & Caregivers Outside Erie County.

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Click for the Kaleida Health website Among Kaleida's specialty areas are acute care, wellness programs, primary care centers, diagnostic services, rehabilitation and geriatric services such as adult day care, home care, and long term care services. Consumer Health Information is available and free of charge by calling the Consumer Health Information Line (Number shown below) or on the web at: www.kaleidahealth.org/library/resources/consumer.asp.
 
Geriatric Center of WNY specializes in care of patients over the age of 70, with an emphasis on those dealing with complex medical issues and/or memory loss. Our office provides comprehensive care through a multi-disciplinary team of doctors that specialize in geriatric services as well as nurse practioners, nurses, and social work. Contact nat@buffalo.edu for further info or make an initial appointment, or call the Geriatric Center of WNY (Number shown below).

(716) 859-2878 - Consumer Health Information Line
(716) 887-4678 - Geriatric Center of WNY
POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for Children with Special Needs, Caregivers for adults with disabilities, Caregivers Outside Erie County & Caregivers in Ontario, Canada.

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Center for Elder Law and Justice provides free civil legal services to individuals 55 or over, including representation on custody, adoption and guardianship matters, involving relative children. LSED also helps relative caregivers obtain public benefits, including cash assistance and health insurance, affordable housing and support/counseling services. (716) 853-3087

POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for Children

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Click for the Meals on Wheels website Meals On Wheels is a private, not-for-profit agency which provides home delivered meals to the homebound, frail elderly or disabled persons living within our service area. A hot and cold meal are delivered at noon time by volunteers. A voluntary, confidential contribution is suggested. (716) 822-2002

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Click for Mobile Pharmacy Solutions' website“We are the pharmacy that comes to YOU!” 

Located on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, we are a full service, retail pharmacy built on FREE home delivery, FREE medication compliance packaging solutions (our patient “pre-fill” solution called "PoP-Pak Program"), and FREE in-home Pharmacist consultations. We also offer a courtesy refill program, contact with YOUR doctors or caregivers, prescription compounding, and 24-hour answering / emergency service. YOUR care, in YOUR way is our #1 priority. We want to be YOUR pharmacy providing high quality, timely care over a lifetime of healthy living to all our customers and providers.

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Click to go to the National Parkinson Foundation of WNY's websiteAs Parkinson’s Disease begins to affect more and more residents in our region, services offered by the National Parkinson Foundation of Western New York (NPFWNY) become increasingly important. Our mission is to improve the quality of life for the Parkinson’s community throughout Western New York. We do this through support groups for both patients and caregivers; wellness programs that include exercise, dance and drumming; and social events for patients and their families. We support our efforts through a number of annual fundraising events. For more information, call Chris Jamele at (716) 449-3795, or visit www.npfwny.org.

 

Olmsted Center for Sight

Click for the 211 Website.The Olmsted Center for Sight has a diversified approach to vision rehabilitation services covering the eight counties of Western New York. We specialize in Low Vision adaptations and the effects of general health issues from a visual prespective like managing diabetes , arthritis, neuropathy, and other disorders that often effect ones ability to be independent at home, work, or school. Training programs are also available to provide specialized education in adaptive technology for all ages. The Olmsted Center has 6 housing units located in both Erie and Niagara counties that provided safe, adaptable, and affordable housing. www.olmstedcenter.org or (716) 882-1025.


211: An information and referral service with comprehensive information for caregivers (and the community at large) about services offered by local government and non-profit organizations. Dial 2-1-1 anytime, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to get connected to services and help. A program of the Olmsted Center for Sight.

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Orchard Brooke Living Center - Orchard Brooke is an Adult Home providing 24-hour supervision, assistance with personal care, medication management and a full service activity program. (716) 662-6753

POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults

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 Orchard Heights LogoOrchard Heights is a luxurious Assisted Living and Memory Care Residence located on ten acres of land in beautiful Orchard Park, NY. We are one of the largest communities in WNY to have the  Enhanced Assisted Living License, enabling us to retain or admit residents who are chronically chairfast, require the assistance of another person to walk, who are dependent on medical equipment, or have chronic unmanaged incontinence. Services include fine dining with three daily chef-prepared meals, 24/7 recreational programming and 24/7 on-site nursing. We have all inclusive pricing with no admission or community fees. Call (716) 662-0651 or visit www.orchardheights.com for more information!

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Click for the Park Creek Senior Living Community's website Park Creek Senior Living Community is an Assisted Living and Memory Care community nestled next to Amherst State Park at 410 Mill Street in Williamsville. It is a cozy family style community with the ability to service 58 Assisted Residents and 35 Memory Care Residents. Three home-made meals a day, 24 hour personal care assistance, variety of social, educational and recreational activities, daily Mass, medication management and much more are offered. Park Creek is one of the most affordable Assisted and Memory Care Communities in the area. For more information, please call (716) 632-3000 or visit the website at www.park-creek.com.

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Click for the People Inc. Senior Housing's website People Inc.'s Senior Living provides individuals 62 and up with affordable, secure apartments they can be proud of. Rent is based on income; water and gas heat are included. Small pets welcome. (716) 817-9090

POPULATIONS SERVED: Seniors looking for affordable apartments

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Click for the Schofield Residence's website Schofield Residence is a not-for-profit organization providing long term care services to elderly and disabled individuals as well as educational programs and respite for caregivers. Schofield operates a nursing facility that provides long term care and short term rehabilitation, an adult day health care program, a Long Term Home Health Care Program and a licensed home care agency. Specialized services for individuals living with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and HIV AIDS are also available through Schofield. Schofield also offers health and wellness education programs through the Schofield Adult Wellness Center located at their Nursing Facility in the Town of Tonawanda. (716) 874-1566 - Extension 316

POPULATIONS SERVED: Seniors and disabled individuals in need of nursing facility care or community based services, Caregivers for Senior Adults, CAREGIVERS FOR ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES & Caregivers Outside Erie County.

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Scintillae Eldercare Services include “caregiver” and “care receiver” counseling and empowerment. The caregiver becomes more effective and the care-receiver receives the benefits! An enhanced environment leads to a healthier state of well-being.

(716) 741-4352

POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults.

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Click for Tennyson Court's websiteTennyson Court is an assisted living and memory care residence nestled in a residential community in Williamsville near the Eastern Hills Mall. Tennyson Court is set up as a household model with 6 households (4 assisted and 2 memory care) with 14 private room suites with private bath. Some of the services available include three well-balanced meals with choices, weekly housekeeping, laundry service, religious services, hair salon, emergency call system, beautifully landscaped courtyards, assistance with daily living, medication management and extensive daily activities including frequent outings. Call (716) 632-9496 today for a tour and see for yourself everything Tennyson Court has to offer! A big decision...a simple answer.

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 Touching Hearts at Home's mission is to help seniors, people with disabilities or those with short/long term illnesses preserve their quality of life and remain independent in their own homes or in assisted living facilities for as long as possible.

We do this by providing non-medical companionship, caregiving and homemaking services. Through sharing, caring, and helping, we strive to give peace of mind to both our clients and their families.

Our services range from just one hour per visit, up to 24 hours per day, 7 days a week, including weekends and holidays. Please contact us at (716) 898-8566 or www.touchingheartswny.com.

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 Click for Total Aging in Place's website The Total Aging In Place Program is a managed long term care plan (insurance plan) anda provider of long term care services. The program is designed to help its members to continue to live safely in the community. The program provides and coordinates needed health care services that participants can receive at the program's Day Center or in their home/apartment such as: home health care, physical/occupational therapy, social work, nutrition, non-emergent medical transportation, home delivered meals, durable medical equipment, Optometry, Podiatry, Audiology, Dentistry, personal emergency response systems, and social day care. Total Aging can be paid for through Erie County Medicaid or Private Pay. (716) 250-3119

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Click for Union Medical Pharmacy's website Union Medical Pharmacy is an independent, full-service concierge pharmacy located in West Seneca. Since we opened in 1988, we are helping individuals stay independent throughout Western New York. Current services include: prescriptions, compound prescriptions, dis-pill and Rx map multi-dose medication packaging systems, medication consultation, diabetes testing and supplies, unit dose packaging, mastectomy fittings, home medical equipment, ostomy supplies, wound care supplies, over-the-counter medications, bathroom safety equipment, lift chairs, braces and orthotic devices, rental items (hospital beds, patient lifts, wheelchairs etc.), flu, shingles and pneumonia vaccines, free delivery on most services (not just prescriptions). We accept most insurances, including Medicare and Medicaid.

(716) 675-4133

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Click for the United Way of Buffalo & Erie County's website The United Way of Buffalo & Erie County has been working in the community to affect positive change since 1917. We address both the immediate and long term needs of our community in the areas of Education, Income, and Health & Wellness. In each focus area, the United Way plays a central role in convening partners, facilitating development of initiatives, raising resources, and guiding implementation. Through this work, we are helping children and youth to reach their potential, people to attain financial stability and independence, and children and adults to achieve and maintain good health. (716) 887-2626

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Click to go to UNYTS website Unyts is Western New York's only organ, eye, tissue and community blood center. (716) 853-6667   www.unyts.org

 

 Venture FortheVenture Forthe is a Licensed Home Care Services Agency dedicated to helping the elderly and those with disabilities live a life of quality in the community. Venture Forthe operates under the NYS Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Waiver and the Nursing Home Transition and Diversion (NHTD) Waiver. Private insurance, workers compensation and self-pay is also accepted. Services being offered include service coordination, independent living skills training, positive behavioral interventions, community integration counseling, home and community support services and structured day program services. To schedule a meeting to further discuss these services and eligibility please contact Sarah Tykowski at (716) 285-8070 ext. 111.

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Click for Weinberg Campus' website Weinberg Campus is a thoughtfully and uniquely designed residential community focused on providing a continually innovative approach to senior living, enabling area seniors to enjoy a healthy, independent and engaged lifestyle. Located in Amherst, Weinberg Campus provides a variety of living options and customizable care programs to meet the needs of senior living, all in one location. Residences & programs include independent apartments, assisted living, rehabilitation, home care, memory care living and nursing home care. Please call (716) 639-3311 or visit www.weinbergcampus.org for more information and to schedule a tour.

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Contact

Phone: (716) 858-8526

Erie County Department of Senior Services
95 Franklin Street, 13th Floor
Buffalo, New York 14202

Office hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm