Support Groups: Grief

Before attending a meeting for the first time, it is recommended that you call or email first to confirm date, time and location of meeting (see contact info provided with each listing, or call the Mental Health Association in Niagara County at 716-433-3780).

Grief Share (sponsored by the Mental Health Association in Niagara County) – Please note the day of the week has changed as of January 2016.

Lockport

  • Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
  • At the Mental Health Association, 36 Pine Street, Lockport

Niagara Falls

  • Meets 1st and 3rd Monday of the month from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
  • Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center (main floor conference center), 621 10th St, Niagara Falls

Please help us keep this page up to date. If you run a support group, please let us know of changes to locations, dates and times of meetings. We also want to know about new support groups!

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Support Groups: Family

Before attending a meeting for the first time, it is recommended that you call or email first to confirm date, time and location of meeting (see contact info provided with each listing, or call MHA at 716-433-3780).

Family Meetings (through the Niagara Frontier Family Network)

  • Meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month, 6 pm to 8 pm, at the Orleans Niagara BOCES Conference Center, 4124 Saunders Settlement Road, Sanborn.
  • For more information or to RSVP for childcare call 439-1179 ext 493, Laura Lloyd, Family Support Coordinator or llloyd@ndyfs.org

Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

  • Meets the first Monday of each month, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm, at Niagara Cerebral Palsy, Niagara Children’s ETC, 9812 Lockport Rd, Niagara Falls, NY 14304
  • For more information, please contact Early Childhood Direction, 880-3875, or ecdc@kaleidahealth.org

Please help us keep this page up to date. If you run a support group, please let us know of changes to locations, dates and times of meetings. We also want to know about new support groups!

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

 

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

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

Counseling

Anger Management Classes (Through Family & Children’s)………………………….285-6984

 

Catholic Charities

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

Niagara Falls Office 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

www.ccwny.org

 

 

Center for Family Therapy………………………………………………………………….. 434-7430

 

Christian Counseling Ministries of WNY, Inc………………………………………….. 632-3200

www.ccmwny.org

Fee according to sliding scale; Licensed Mental Health Counselors

 

Camp Hope (summer only)…………………………………………………………………. 280-0777

 

Niagara Hospice……………………………………………………………………………….. 439-4417

www.niagarahospice.org

 

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

www.cccsbuff.org

 

Dale Association

Administrative Offices…………………………………………………………………… 433-4440

Geriatric Community Mental Health Nurse……………………………….. 433-1937 ext. 107

Mental Health Peer Specialist………………………………………………… 433-1937 ext. 205

Outpatient Counseling and Treatment Center………………………………………. 693-9961

PROS Center for Wellness……………………………………………………………….. 433-1937

www.daleassociation.com

 

 

Family & Children’s Service of Niagara

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

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

www.niagarafamily.org

 

 

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

 

Hillside Children’s Center (Therapeutic Foster Care Services)……………………… 439-5400

24 Hour Service & General Information………………………………………… 585-256-7500

www.hillside.com

 

Horizon Health Services

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

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

Lockport…………………………………………………………………………………….. 836-1767

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

 

Lockport Care Net Pregnancy Center……………………………………………………… 434-0251

www.lockportcarenet.com

 

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

Referral to counseling services (Help-Line)…………………………………………. 433-5432

www.mhanc.com

 

Niagara County Department of Mental Health

Adult Mental Health Clinic – Lockport (Shaw Bldg, Mt. View Campus)……….. 439-7400

Adult Mental Health Clinic – Niagara Falls (Trott Access Center)………………. 278-1940

Trauma Specialty Services – Lockport………………………………………………… 439-7400

Trauma Specialty Services – Niagara Falls…………………………………………… 278-1940

www.niagaracounty.com

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center

Community Mental Health Clinic……………………………………………………… 278-4541

General Information…………………………………………………………………….. 278-4000

www.nfmmc.org

 

 

Northpointe Council, Inc.

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

Niagara Falls……………………………………………………………………………….. 282-1228

North Tonawanda…………………………………………………………………………. 694-3214

First Step Crisis Center…………………………………………………………………… 285-3421

www.northpointecouncil.org

 

 

Rape Crisis Services (YWCA) & Domestic Violence HotLine…………………………. 433-6716

 

Recovery Plus…………………………………………………………………………………… 694-1225

 

Samaritan Counseling Center of WNY……………………………. 743-9117 / 1-800-660-5053

www.sccwny.com