Education/Training

Allies 4 Life – Youth Suicide Prevention………………………………………………….. 433-3780

www.mhanc.com

 

Center for Joy, Inc. (at HANCI)……………………………………………………………… 285-8224

 

Cornell Cooperative Extension

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

Niagara Falls (at Community Missions)……………………………………………………. 278-8131

www.cceniagaracounty.org

 

Everywoman Opportunity Center………………………………………………. 285-3403 ext.2255

 

Family & Children’s Service of Niagara

Supported Education (Family & Children’s service of Niagara)…………………….. .285-6984

www.niagarafamily.org

 

Literacy Volunteers

Lockport………………………………………………………………………………………….. 433-7014

Niagara Falls…………………………………………………………………………………….. 278-8224

www.literacybuffalo.org/contact-us/

 

Mary C. Dyster Center for Young Parents

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

 

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

Community Education  – Mental Health First Aid, Hearing Distressing Voices, Suicide Prevention and Support Group Facilitator Training.

www.mhanc.com

 

New Directions Youth & Family Services

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

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

www.fosteringgood.org

 

Niagara County Community College

Continuing Education…………………………………………………………………………..614-6470

Learning Pathways Program…………………………………………………………………. 614-6236

Vocational Counseling, Pre-Collegiate Studies…………………………………………….278-8151

Workforce Training & Community Development Office………………………………… 433-1857

www.niagaracc.suny.edu

 

Niagara County Department of Mental Health

Training for Community Professionals – Suicide Prevention…………………………. 439-7410

 www.niagaracounty.com

 

Niagara County Head Start

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 University Continuing Education……………………………………………….. 286-8181

www.niagara.edu/ce

 

Orleans-Niagara BOCES (Transitional Services)………………………………………… 731-4345

www.onboces.org

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Employment

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

Niagara Visions PROS……………………………………………………………………..205-8708

www.communitymissions.org 

 

New York State Department of Labor

Lockport…………………………………………………………………………………….. 433-6766

Niagara Falls……………………………………………………………………………….. 278-8258

www.labor.ny.gov/home/

 

Niagara County Department of Employment & Training……………………………. 278-8140

Lockport One-Stop Center………………………………………………………………. 433-6766

Niagara Falls (Trott) One-Stop Center……………………………………………….. 278-8108

www.worksource1.com

 

ACCES-VR………………………………………………………………………1-800-222-JOBS (5627)

www.acces.nysed.gov/vr

 

 

Crisis Hotlines/Emergency Services

AIDS Hotline…………………………………………………………………………… 1-800-541-2437

www.nyaidsline.org

 

Child Abuse Hotline (mandated reporter’s line)……………………………….. 1-800-635-1522

 www.ocfs.state.ny.us/main/cps/

 

Child Abuse Hotline (New York State)…………………………………………… 1-800-342-3720

 www.ocfs.state.ny.us/main/cps/

 

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

Crisis Shelter……………………………………………………………………………… 285-3403

www.communitymissions.org

 

Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled

Project COACH (Community Outreach and Crisis Hotline) ……………………… 883-8002

www.csdd.net

Contact Crisis Line (Adult Help Line)……………………………………………….. 972-233-2233

 

Crisis Services Hotline, Niagara County Department of Mental Health………….. 285-3515

 

Domestic Violence Hotlines (Local)

Lockport…………………………………………………………………………………….. 433-6716

North Tonawanda…………………………………………………………………………. 692-5643

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

 

Domestic Violence Hotline (National)……………… 1-800-799-7233 / TTY 1-800-787-3224

www.thehotline.org/

 

Family & Children’s Service of Niagara

Casey House – Runaway & Youth Services……………………………………………. 285-7125

Domestic Violence Services (PASSAGE)……………………………………………… 285-6984

www.niagarafamily.org

 

Grad Student Hotline (GRADHLP)……………………………………………….. 1-800-472-3457

 

HIV Counseling Hotline…………………………………………………………….. 1-800-872-2777

 

IMAlive (Suicide Hotline)……………………………….. 1-800-442-HOPE / 1-800-442-4673

www.hopeline.com

 

Mental Health America

Crisis Hotline………………………………………………………………………….. 1-800-784-2433

www.mentalhealthamerica.net

 

National Suicide Hotline……………………………………………………………. 1-800-784-2433

 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline……………………………………………. 1-800-273-8255

www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

 

New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence……………………… 1-800-942-6906

http://www.nyscadv.org

 

Option Line – 24 Hour National Pregnancy Center Emergency Helpline …………………………………………………………………………………………… 1-800-395-4357

 

Poison Control Center of WNY……………………………………………………. 1-800-222-1222

www.upstate.edu/poison

 

Postpartum Depression Hotline (PPD MOMS)………………………………… 1-800-773-6667

 

Rape Crisis Hotline……………………………………………………………………………. 433-6716

 

Spanish Speaking Suicide Hotline……………………………………………….. 1-800-784-2432

 

Suicide Prevention Hotline (Niagara County)……………………………………………. 285-3515

 

The Trevor Project…………………………………………………………………… 1-866-488-7386

Crisis intervention and suicide prevention for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, & Questioning youth.

www.thetrevorproject.org

 

Veterans Peer Support Line (Vet2Vet)…………………………………………… 1-877-838-2838

 

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

 

Youth Line (Teen to Teen Peer Counseling Line)…………………………….. 1-877-968-8454

 

Domestic Violence/Rape Crisis Hotline Y.W.C.A. of  the Niagara Frontier – …… 433-6716

 www.ywcaniagara.org

 

Family

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

www.adoptionstar.com

Catholic Charities  

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

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

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

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

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

www.ccwny.org

 

Center for Joy, Inc. (at HANCI) ……………………………………………………………..285-8224

 

Cornell Cooperative Extension   

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

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

www.cceniagaracounty.org

 

Doris W. Jones Family Resource Center……………………………………………………285-5374

 

Family & Children’s Service of Niagara    

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

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

Casey House – Runaway & Youth Services……………………………………………..285-7125

Family Outreach Intervention Services………………………………………………..285-6984

Healthy Families Niagara – Moms Net…………………………………………………278-1605

www.niagarafamily.org

 

Focus on Families………………………………………………………………………………286-0745

 

G.A.S.P. (Grandparents Advocating and Support Programs)………………………. 298-4793

 

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

www.jfsbuffalo.org

 

Lockport Care Net Pregnancy Center………………………………………………………434-0251 www.lockportcarenet.com

 

Mary C. Dyster Center for Young Parents………………………………………………..286-0763

 

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

  • Compeer Niagara for Adults and Kids
  • Respite

 

Niagara County Department of Health     www.niagaracounty.com

  • Children & Adults with Special Needs – Lockport…………………………………439-7460
  • Children & Adults with Special Needs – Niagara Falls ……………………………278-8180
  • Early Intervention………………………………………………………..278-1691 or 278-8180
  • Healthy Neighborhoods Program…………………………………………………….278-8292
  • Immunization Program………………………………………………………………….278-1903
  • Nursing Division & Home Care………………………………………………………..278-1900
  • Nursing Division – After Hours………………………………………………………..439-7430
  • Nursing Division – Lockport……………………………………………………………439-7470

 

Niagara County Department of Social Services ……………………………………….278-8400       www.niagaracounty.com

 

Niagara Falls Community Health Worker Program ……………………………………278-4623  http://nfmmc.org/programs-services/community-health-worker-program.php

 

Women’s Respite Program………………………………………………………………….. 893-0931

womensrespite.wordpress.com

 

YMCA (Lockport)………………………………………………………………………………..434-8887 http://ymcabuffaloniagara.org/branches/lockport/lockport.html

 

YWCA (Lockport)………………………………………………………………………………..433-6714 http://www.ywcaniagara.org

Community Service Agencies

 

Better Business Bureau………………………………………………. 881-5222 / 1-800-828-5000

www.upstateny.bbb.org

 

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

 

Brother’s Keeper Outreach (Food & Clothing)………………………………………….. 439-9638

 

Catholic Charities

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

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

www.ccwny.org

 

 

Center for Joy, Inc. (at HANCI)……………………………………………………………… 285-8224

 

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

www.communitymissions.org

 

Consumer Credit Counseling of Buffalo, Inc.………………….. 712-2060 / 1-800-926-9685

www.cccsbuff.org

 

Cornell Cooperative Extension

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

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

www.cceniagaracounty.org

 

 

Health Association of Niagara County, Inc. (HANCI)

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

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

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

www.hanci.com

 

 

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

www.heartloveandsoul.org

 

Independent Living of Niagara County……………………………. 284-4131 / 1-855-366-1042

www.ilnc.org

 

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

www.mhanc.com

Community Education and Training

Consumer Planning Advisory Committee (C.P.A.C.)

Compeer Niagara for Adults and Kids

County-Wide Helpline……………………………………………………………………. 433-5432

Respite

Legal Advocacy

Peer Programs

Hospital Diversion

Hospital Peer Advocate (NFMMC)……………………………………………………. 278-4748

Peers in Niagara County (PINC)

Support Groups:  Anxiety/Depression ∙ Art for Relaxation ∙ Grief Share

 

Niagara Community Action Program (NIACAP)

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

Lockport Neighborhood Center and Food Pantry…………………………………… 433-6632

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

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

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

Weatherization Assistance Program………………………………………………….. 285-9681

www.niagaracap.org

 

 

Niagara County Sheriff’s Office Victim Assistance Unit…………………………….. 438-3306

www.niagarasheriff.com

 

Niagara Falls Community Health Worker Program…………………………………… 278-4623

 

Salvation Army

Lockport………………………………………………………………………………………… 434-1276

Niagara Falls…………………………………………………………………………………… 283-7697

North Tonawanda……………………………………………………………………………… 692-7323

 

Save a Pet Niagara…………………………………………………………………………….. 559-3020

www.saveapetniagara.com

 

Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA)……………………………. 731-4368

www.niagaraspca.org

 

St. John’s Food Pantry and Outreach……………………………………………………… 433-5252

www.stjohnslockport.org/outreach.html

 

United Way of Greater Niagara…………………………………………………………….. 731-4580

www.uwgn.org

 

United Way of the Tonawandas………………………………………………………….. 693-0895

www.uwayt.com

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

 

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