Number of People impacted through Catholic Charities in Erie County

3,728

Basic Assistance
Assessment, assistance and/or referral for emergency basic needs. Includes rehousing
and Apollonia Guild.

5,346

Counseling & Substance Use Treatment
Counseling services, and Mental health/substance use outpatient services for children through adults; relationship/marriage counseling, the Diocesan Counseling Center, and Care Coordination Programs.

2,474

Family Safety & Stabilization Services
Access and Visitation Programs, Caring Dads, Domestic Violence Victim and Offenders Programs, Multisystemic Therapy, Parenting Programs, Our Kids Parenting Education and Awareness Program, and Preventive Services.

4,374

Food Pantries
Provide emergency food and offer information and referrals to Catholic Charities and other community resources at seven sites in the county.

1,058

Immigration & Refugee Assistance
A variety of services to individuals throughout the world who, for any number of reasons, are forced to leave their native homeland and come to the Buffalo area to rebuild their lives.

4,450

Ladies of Charity
Sponsors basic needs resources, including a thrift store in Buffalo.

322

Older Adult Services
Programs to assist seniors including Foster Grandparent, Project HOPE and Telephone Assurance Program.

3,382

School-Based Services
Programs that address non-academic barriers to learning including Closing the Gap and In-School Social Work programs.

58,891

Women, Infants & Children (WIC) Program
Nutrition and nutrition education for women, infants and children, as well as breastfeeding support, in this federal/state sponsored program for lower-income families.

1,537

Education & Workforce Training
Comprehensive education (high school equivalency and remedial classes), and employment readiness and training programs for youth and adults.

Erie County Services

Care Coordination
716-856-4494

Clinical Services
1-877-448-4466

Family Safety & Stabilization Services
716-854-3622 ext.2230

Food Pantries
716-218-1450 Ext.2005

Immigration and Refugee Assistance
716-842-0270

Parish Outreach and Advocacy
716-218-1450 Ext.2005

In-School Counseling & Support
716-725-4431

Education & Workforce Training
716-893-3500

Women, Infants & Children (WIC)
716-218-1484

Office Locations

MONTANTE ADMINISTRATIVE CENTER

741 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209
716-218-1400

Central Intake – Downtown Buffalo

525 Washington St.
Buffalo, NY 14203
716-856-4494