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

The Cheektowaga Senior Services is looking for an Outreach Worker!

Please enjoy our monthly Senior Magazine!

Here is a sneak peak for our Frozen Congregate Meals in the month of March!

Erie County Senior Services is still offering Frozen meals at participating Senior Centers near you!


We have some GOOD NEWS! Congregate dining sites will be reopening today 02/22/2021!!!!

Need more information about Vaccine Scams? You've come to the right place!

Please join us in our upcoming virtual workshops and explore ways to help improve your health!

We have revamped our Combat Social Isolation Page! Here is our Press Release in regard to our website!

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.



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