Financial

Consumer Credit Counseling of Buffalo, Inc…………………………………………… 712-2060

www.cccsbuff.org

 

H.E.A.P. (Home Energy Assistance Program)………………………………….. 1-800-342-3009

Lockport (NCDSS)…………………………………………………………………………. 439-7744

Niagara Falls (NCDSS)……………………………………………………………………. 278-8645

Office for Aging (over 60) (NCOFA)…………………………………………………… 438-4020

www.otda.state.ny.us/otda/heap

 

 

Internal Revenue Service (Free tax return preparation)…………………….. 1-800-829-1040

 

New York State Unemployment Insurance…………………………………….. 1-888-209-8124

 

Niagara Community Action Program (NIACAP)

Lockport Neighborhood Center………………………………………………………… 433-6632

Niagara Falls Neighborhood Center…………………………………………………… 282-4375

North Tonawanda Neighborhood Center…………………………………………….. 694-9727

Nutrition Outreach and Education…………………………………………………….. 439-1322

www.niagaracap.org

Niagara County Department of Social Services……………………………………….. 278-8400

Program Eligibility Department  (Family Assistance, Safety Net, Temporary Disability Assistance-TDA, Food Stamps-EBT)…………………………………………………. 278-8400

Child Support Collection Unit…………………………………………………. 1-888-208-4485

HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program)………………………………………….. 278-8400

Non Public Assistance Daycare (Lockport)………………………………………….. 278-8400

www.niagaracounty.com

 

United States Social Security Administration

Hotline and Information………………………………………………………… 1-800-772-1213

Niagara Falls……………………………………………………………………………….. 283-1066

www.ssa.gov

 

Advertisements

Food & Clothing

Brother’s Keeper Outreach………………………………………………………………….. 439-9638

 

Catholic Charities

Lockport Office……………………………………………………………………………. 433-0246

Niagara Falls Office……………………………………………………………………….. 282-2351

North Tonawanda Office…………………………………………………………………. 692-1440

WIC Program Office………………………………………………………… 285-0975 / 439-4712

www.ccwny.org

 

 

Community Missions…………………………………………………………………………. 285-3403

 

Heart, Love & Soul……………………………………………………………………………. 282-5687

Food pantry (between 10am and 1 pm)……………………………………………….. 282-5681

www.heartloveandsoul.org

 

 

Meals on Wheels

Lockport……………………………………………………………………………………… 433-6811

Niagara Falls……………………………………………………………………………….. 282-3468

North Tonawanda…………………………………………………………………………. 693-1663

www.ntmow.com

 

Niagara Community Action Program (NIACAP)

Lockport Neighborhood Center………………………………………………………… 433-6632

Niagara Falls Neighborhood Center…………………………………………………… 282-4375

North Tonawanda Neighborhood Center…………………………………………….. 694-9727

Nutrition Outreach and Education…………………………………………………….. 439-1322

www.niagaracap.org

 

 

Niagara County Department of Social Services

SNAP………………………………………………………………………………………… 278-8400

 

Niagara County Food Pantries – (By Zip Code)

Faith United Methodist Church (14012)…………………………………………………… 795-9945

Brother’s Keeper Outreach (14094)………………………………………………………… 439-9638

NIACAP – Lockport (14094)………………………………………………………………….. 433-6632

Raymond Community Church (14094)……………………………………………………… 434-3175

St. John’s Food Pantry (14094)………………………………………………………………. 433-5252

St. Vincent DePaul, Lockport (14094)………………………………………………………. 434-6316

Salvation Army – Lockport (14094)…………………………………………………………. 434-1276

Newfane Community Food Pantry (14108)……………………………………………….. 778-9822

First Baptist Church in Newfane (14108)………………………………………………….. 778-9216

Pendleton Food Pantry (14120)………………………………………………………………. 692-3382

North Tonawanda Inter Church Food Pantry (14120)…………………………………… 692-8552

YWCA of the Tonawandas (14120)…………………………………………………………… 692-5580

St Paul’s Church of the Nazarene (14132)…………………………………………………. 990-2018

Christian Food Pantry (14172)…………………………………………………………………751-6057

St. Joseph Outreach (14301)…………………………………………………………………… 282-1379

Community Missions, Inc., Food Pantry and Clothes Closet (14303)………………… 285-3403

Independent Church of God in Christ (14303)…………………………………………….. 284-1501

Salvation Army – Niagara Falls (14304)……………………………………………………. 283-7697

Heart, Love & Soul Food Pantry (14305)……… 282-5681 (from 10 am to 1 pm) / 282-5687

Word of Life Ministries (14305)……………………………………………………………… 297-2951

 

Niagara County Office for Aging

Home-Delivered Meals…………………………………………………………………… 438-4031

Nutrition Education and Counseling…………………………………………………. 438-4020

Nutrition Site Information……………………………………………………………… 438-4020

Transportation

Carrier Coach, Inc.…………………………………………………………………………….. 731-1699

 

Community Missions…………………………………………………………………………. 282-5403

www.communitymissions.org

 

Health Association of Niagara County, Inc. (HANCI)

Lockport…………………………………………………………………………………….. 433-2664

Niagara Falls……………………………………………………………………………….. 285-8224

North Tonawanda…………………………………………………………………………. 692-4855

www.hanci.com

 

 

Mt. St. Mary’s Hospital

Van Go……………………………………………………………………………………………. 298-2370

www.msmh.org

 

Niagara County Department of Social Services

Medical Transportation…………………………………………………………………. 866-753-4430

www.niagaracounty.com

 

Niagara County Office for Aging

Medical Van……………………………………………………………………………………… 438-4038

www.niagaracounty.com

 

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center

CareExpress…………………………………………………………………………………….. 278-4444

www.nfmmc.org

 

Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority-Metro Bus………………. 855-7286 or 285-9319

Para-transit Service (curb- to-curb service for disabled)………………………… 855-7202

General Information……………………………………………………………………… 855-7300

Customer Service………………………………………………………………………….. 855-7268

metro.nfta.com

 

 

Rural Metro Medical Services (wheelchair transportation)…………. 284-4228 or 882-8400

www.ruralmetrowny.com

 

Rural Niagara Transportation (wheelchair transportation)………………………….. 285-9357

 

Tri Community Ambulance Service……………………………………………………….. 731-2604

 

Tri-Town Ambulance Service, Inc.………………………………………………………… 772-7711

 

Twin City Ambulance (wheelchair service)………………………………………………. 692-2342

 

Union Cab (wheelchair service)…………………………………………………………….. 433-2222

 

We Care Transportation………………………………………………………………………. 614-1114

 

We Care Wheelchair Van……………………………………………………….. 433-1119 / 278-3333

Utilities

Assurance Wireless (Federal lifeline assistance program)………………….. 1-888-898-4888

http://www.assurancewireless.com

 

Empower NY………………………………………………………………………… 1-800-263-0960

www.nyserda.ny.gov/All-Programs/Programs/EmPower-New-York

 

H.E.A.P. (Home Energy Assistance Program)……………………………………1-800-342-3009

Lockport…………………………………………………………………………………….. 439-7744

Niagara Falls……………………………………………………………………………….. 278-8645

Office for Aging (over 60)……………………………………………………………….. 438-4020

www.otda.state.ny.us/otda/heap

 

 

Hopeline (Free phones for victims of domestic violence……………………….. 973-656-7089

http://www.verizon.com

 

National Fuel

Billing & Service Information………………………………………………….. 1-800-365-3234

Gas Emergencies…………………………………………………………………. 1-800-444-3130

Quality Assurance / Unresolved Complaints & Concerns…………………. 1-800-453-3513

www.natfuel.com

 

 

National Grid

Customer Service………………………………………………………………… 1-800-642-4272

Emergencies………………………………………………………………………. 1-800-892-2345

Payment Arrangements………………………………………………………… 1-800-443-1837

Power Outages……………………………………………………………………. 1-800-867-5222

 

Neighbor for Neighbor  (utility assistance from National Fuel)…………….. 1-800-365-3234

Catholic Charities (Niagara Falls)………………………………………………………. 282-2351

Catholic Charities (Lockport)…………………………………………………………… 433-0246

Salvation Army (Niagara Falls)…………………………………………………………. 283-7697

Salvation Army (Lockport)………………………………………………………………. 434-1276

Salvation Army (North Tonawanda)…………………………………………………… 693-3110

 

New York Public Service Commission

http://www.dps.ny.gov/

Cable TV Complaints…………………………………………………………….. 1-800-342-3377

Energy Service Company Complaints……………………………………….. 1-888-697-7728

Gas, Electric Shutoff……………………………………………………………… 1-800-342-3355

HEAP grants for people aged 60+…………………………………………….. 1-800-342-9871

Service, billing complaints…………………………………………………….. 1-800-342-3377

 

New York Relay Service……………………………………….. Dial 711 (or 1-800-676-3777)

www.nyrelay.com

 

Niagara Community Action Program (NIACAP)

Lockport Neighborhood Cente…………………………………………………………. 433-6632

Niagara Falls Neighborhood Center…………………………………………………… 282-4375

North Tonawanda Neighborhood Center…………………………………………….. 694-9727

www.niagaracap.org

 

 

Niagara County Department of Social Services

HEAP Department (Home Energy Assistance Program)………………………….. 278-8400

www.niagaracounty.com

 

 

NYSEG (New York State Electric & Gas)

Billing inquiries, turn-ons/turn-offs, information………………………… 1-800-572-1111

Credit assistance, payment arrangements…………………………………… 1-888-315-1755

Electricity Interruptions/emergencies……………………………………….. 1-800-572-1131

Natural Gas odors/emergencies……………………………………………….. 1-800-572-1121

www.nyseg.com

 

 

Safelink (Free cell phone and minutes for income eligible)…………………. 1-800-977-3768

www.safelinkwireless.com

 

Time Warner……………………………………………………………………………………. 558-8921

www.timewarnercable.com

 

Verizon Lifeline Services

Low-cost telephone service…………………………………………………… 1-800-924-0585

www.lifelinesupport.org

 

Verizon…………………………………………………………………………………. 1-800-837-4966

Customers with Disabilities Voice & TTY…………………………………………….. 890-0550

New Service, Changes or Billing Questions…………………………………………. 890-7100

Payment Information/Arrangements……………………………………….. 1-800-698-3545

Repairs………………………………………………………………………………………. 890-6611

www22.verizon.com

 

Veterans

Buffalo Veteran’s Center……………………………………………………………………. 862-7350

 

Niagara County Veteran’s Service Agency………………………………………………. 438-4090

www.niagaracounty.com

 

S.E.R.V. Niagara……………………………………………………………………………….. 438-5437

http://servniagara.org/

 

S. Department of Veterans Affairs………………………………………………. 1-800-827-1000

Education (GI Bill)…………………………………………………………………….. 1-888-442-4551

Special Issues Helpline………………………………………………………………. 1-800-749-8387

Health Care Benefits…………………………………………………………………. 1-877-222-8387

Income Verification and Means Testing…………………………………………. 1-800-929-8387

Life Insurance…………………………………………………………………………. 1-800-669-8477

Mammography Helpline…………………………………………………………….. 1-888-492-7844

Status of Headstones and Markers……………………………………………….. 1-800-697-6947

Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD)………………………………. 1-800-829-4833

www.va.gov

 

 

Veterans Administration Transportation Services………………………………….. 862-6544

www.visn2.va.gov/vet/dav.asp

 

Veterans Administration WNY Healthcare System…………… 834-9200 / 1-800-532-8387

Buffalo VA Medical Center……………………………………………………………… 834-9200

Lockport VA Clinic………………………………………………………………………… 438-3890

Niagara Falls VA Clinic…………………………………………………………………… 862-8580

24 Hour Medical Advice for Enrolled Veterans…………………………….. 1-888-838-7890

 

Veterans One-stop Center of Western New York, Inc.………………………………. 898-0110

www.vocwny.org

 

Veteran’s Peer Support Line (Vet2Vet)…………………………………………. 1-877-838-2838

 

Veterans Suicide Hotline……………………………………………………………. 1-800-273-8255

Children/Youth

Adoption Star…………………………………………………………………………………… 639-3900

www.adoptionstar.com

 

Boys and Girls Club, Inc.……………………………………………………………………… 282-7181

 

Boy Scouts of America – Greater Niagara Frontier Council…………………………. 891-4073

www.wnyscouting.org

 

Camp Hope @ Niagara Hospice (summer only)……………………………………….. 280-0777

www.niagarahospice.org

 

Catholic Charities

Lockport Office……………………………………………………………………………. 433-0246

Niagara Falls or North Tonawanda…………………………………………………….. 282-2351

Monsignor Carr Institute Children’s Clinic

Lockport……………………………………………………………………………….. 478-0315

Niagara Falls………………………………………………………………………….. 205-0825

North Tonawanda……………………………………………………………………. 694-7749

Referrals……………………………………………………………………… 1-877-448-4466

Multi-Systemic Therapy………………………………….. NF 282-4991 / Lockport 478-0035

WIC Program Office………………………………………… NF 285-0975 / Lockport 439-4712

www.ccwny.org

 

 

Child Abuse Hotline

Mandated reporters line………………………………………………………… 1-800-635-1522

New York State…………………………………………………………………… 1-800-342-3720

www.ocfs.state.ny.us/main/cps/

 

 

Child Health Plus

Children’s Insurance Program………………………………………………… 1-800-698-4543

 

Children’s Hospital Dental Clinic…………………………………………………………. 878-7183

After Hour Emergencies………………………………………………………………… 878-7000

 

City of Niagara Falls Youth Bureau………………………………………………………… 285-3403

 

Community Missions…………………………………………………………………………. 285-3403

Aurora House……………………………………………………………………………….. 433-1905

Family Solutions Program………………………………………………………………. 285-3403

Juvenile Re-Entry Program……………………………………………………………… 285-3403

Niagara Falls Juvenile Intensive Case Management……………………………….. 285-3403

Youth Services…………………………………………………………………………….. 285-4668

www.communitymissions.org 

 

Compeer Niagara for Kids…………………………………………………………………… 433-3780

http://mhanc.com/compeer-niagara-youth.php

 

Cornell Cooperative Extension

Lockport…………………………………………………………………………………….. 433-8839

Niagara Falls (at Community Missions)…………………………………… 285-3403 ext.2255

 

Family & Children’s Service of Niagara

Lockport…………………………………………………………………………………….. 433-6019

Niagara Falls (PASSAGE)………………………………………………………………… 285-6984

Casey House – Runaway & Youth Services (Teen Crisis Line)…………………….. 285-7125

www.niagarafamily.org

 

 

Girl Scouts of Niagara County………………………………………………………………. 434-6212

www.gswny.org

 

Hillside Children’s Center

Therapeutic Foster Care Services……………………………………………………… 439-5400

http://www.hillside.com

 

Juvenile Aid Bureau

Lockport……………………………………………………………………………………. 439-6606

Niagara Falls……………………………………………………………………………….. 286-4568

North Tonawanda…………………………………………………………………………. 692-4317

 

Kidspeace National…………………………………………………… 1-800-25PEACE or 257-3223

www.kidspeace.org

 

Mary C. Dyster Center for Young Parents

Niagara Falls……………………………………………………………………………….. 286-0763

 

Mental Health Association in Niagara County, Inc.…………………………………… 433-3780

Community Education – including School Programs and Youth Suicide Prevention

Compeer Kids

www.mhanc.com

 

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children……………………….. 1-800-843-5678

www.missingkids.com

 

National Runaway Safeline……………………………………….. 1-800-RUNAWAY (786-2929)

https://www.1800runaway.org/

 

New Directions Youth & Family Services

Henrietta G. Lewis Campus School……………………………………………………. 433-9592

Wyndham Lawn Home for Children…………………………………………………… 433-4487

www.ndyfs.org

 

 

Niagara Cerebral Palsy Association

Administrative Office……………………………………………………………………. 297-0798

www.ucpaofniagara.com

 

 

Niagara Community Action Program (NIACAP)

Community Child Care Clearinghouse of Niagara………………………………….. 285-8572

www.niagaracap.org

 

Niagara County Coalition for Suicide Prevention……………………………………… 433-3780

www.niagarasuicideprevention.org

 

Niagara County Department of Health

Children & Adults with Special Needs – Lockport…………………………………. 439-7460

Early Intervention/Child Find…………………………………………………………… 278-1691

Immunization Program………………………………………………………………….. 278-1903

www.niagaracounty.com

 

 

Niagara County Department of Social Services

All Offices………………………………………………………………………………….. 278-8400

Child Protective Service………………………………………………………… 1-800-342-3720

Child Support Collection……………………………………………………….. 1-888-208-4485

www.niagaracounty.com

 

Niagara County Head Start

Administration…………………………………………………………………………….. 285-8883

Donovan Center……………………………………………………………………………. 285-8117

Lockport……………………………………………………………………………………… 433-1055

Newfane…………………………………………………………………………………….. 778-5802

Niagara Falls……………………………………………………………………………….. 285-1974

North Tonawanda…………………………………………………………………………. 693-7660

Starpoint Center…………………………………………………………………………… 210-2111

Wilson Center………………………………………………………………………………. 751-9341

 

Niagara County Youth Bureau……………………………………………………………… 278-6872

 

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center

Child Advocacy Center…………………………………………………………………… 285-0045

 

Single Point of Access (S.P.O.A.) for Children…………………………………………. 439-7527

 

Youth Mentoring Services of Niagara County, Inc.……………………. 434-1855 or 285-6680

Addictions

Alcoholics Anonymous

Buffalo………………………………………………………………………………………. 853-0388

 

Beacon Center

Lockport…………………………………………………………………………………….. 439-6815

Niagara Falls……………………………………………………………………………….. 282-4480

www.beaconcntr.com

 

 

Brylin Hospital………………………………………………………………………………… 886-8200

www.brylin.com

 

Eastern Niagara Hospital – Lockport

Reflections Recovery Center……………………………………………………………. 514-5561

www.enhs.org

 

 

Fellowship House Inc.………………………………………………………………………… 282-8510

Sundram Manor…………………………………………………………………………… 284-6228

Madonna House……………………………………………………………………………. 438-9131

Somerset House……………………………………………………………………………. 795-3719

Supportive Living…………………………………………………………………………. 282-0074

 

GamAnon…………………………………………………………………………………… 718-352-1671

www.gam-anon.org

 

Gambler’s Anonymous………………………………………………………………………. 940-3346

www.gamblersanonymous.org

 

Horizon Health Services

City Market (Niagara Falls)……………………………………………………………… 505-1060

Horizon Village…………………………………………………………………………….. 731-2030

Lockport…………………………………………………………………………………….. 433-2484

Niagara Falls……………………………………………………………………………….. 283-2000

North Tonawanda Boulevard Counseling Center…………………………………… 833-3708

Tonawanda Clinic………………………………………………………………………….. 831-1850

www.horizon-health.org

 

 

Jewish Family Service…………………………………………………………………………. 883-1914

www.jfsbuffalo.org

 

Mt. St. Mary’s Hospital

Clearview Treatment Services……………………………………………………………298-2115

General Information……………………………………………………………………..297-4800

VanGo………………………………………………………………………………………..298-2370

www.msmh.org

 

 

Narcotics Anonymous

Buffalo……………………………………………………………………………………….. 878-2316

www.na.org

 

Northpointe Council, Inc.

Lockport…………………………………………………………………………………….. 433-3846

Niagara Falls……………………………………………………………………………….. 278-8110

First Step Alcohol Center………………………………………………………………… 285-3421

www.northpointecouncil.org

 

 

The New York Council on Problem Gambling…………………………………. 1-800-846-7369

www.nyproblemgambling.org

 

NYS Addiction HOPEline……………………………………………. 1-877-8HOPENY (846-7369)