David Shenk, 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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What's Happening in Senior Services

Please enjoy our monthly Senior Magazine!

Thank you for attending the Elder Law Day 2020 virtual summer series. Your comments about the series are very important to us and will assist in making this series better. Please complete this evaluation regarding the virtual series.

We have a job opening for Erie County Senior Services! Click the link and read about the job and contact us if you're interested!

Erie County Congregate Dining Program will be paused as of 11/16/2020 until further notice. A Frozen Congregate meal plan is now available!

Has COVID-19 got you down? Erie County Senior Services has something that will pump you up!

Here is our annual NY Connects Newsletter!



Phone: (716) 858-8526

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

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Phone Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm