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Homeless Shelters & Services In Buffalo, NY

8 listings found in Buffalo, NY. Including 3 more within 20 miles.

Erie Regional Housing Development



Contact
104 Maryland St
Buffalo, NY 14201
(716) 845-0485


Description
Universal Pre-K and Child Care Center Offers an innovative full day of learning with a Certified Teacher & Support Staff. Utilizing the Houghton Mifflin PRE-K Curriculum, provides a hands-on, minds-on curriculum that is based on scientific research. Provides children with the foundational skills they need to succeed as lifelong learners. Program also offers nutritious meals, enclosed playground, full size gym, 5 lane lap pool with certified life guard.City of Buffalo warming center when temperatures are below 15 degrees. SACC-School Age Child Care is for children ages 5-12 years old. After-School Program for youth ages 14-21. Provides a safe environment for youth to perform recreational activities. Senior Wellness Program: Offers regular activities-arts & crafts, bingo, field trips, nutritious lunch program, exercise classes, workshops, cooking class and more. Transportation is available, call 716-845-0485, x232. Adult Education: "Do Better!" by attaining fundamentals needed to create a successful future, call r 716-845-0485, x206. City of Buffalo Board of Education Youth Counseling services by professionals. Call 716-845-0485, x224 for more information. Department of Social Service assistance call Brenda Montanez at 716-845-0485, x219. Also provides a semi-olympic size 5 lane pool, gym, locker rooms, multi-purpose rooms, indoor/outdoor basketball courts, art room, game room, enclosed outdoor playground and computer lab.

Hours
Monday-Friday, 6:30am-9:00pm.

Eligibility
Age guidelines depending on program.Service area: City of Buffalo.

Documents Required
Self-apply by calling, walk-in service and referral.

Area Served
Erie County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15942

Buffalo City Mission



Contact
100 E Tupper St
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716) 854-8181


Description
Shelter for homeless women and children, relief for individuals in domestic violence situations. Have security 24 hours/day. Stays are generally 30 days with an extension if needed. Arrangements are made for residents to move to transitional living situations in an effort to attain self-sufficiency. Also provides transitional housing for women.Services provided to residents include: on-site medical care; classroom for preschool children; certified public school teachers and classroom for school age children; licensed daycare; referrals for case management, food, clothing, shelter; links with social workers and mental health counselors; 12 step recovery program for drug & alcohol abuse.

Hours
Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm; shelter operates: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Eligibility
Homeless women or women with children in need of a safe place to stay.Service area: Erie County.

Documents Required
Call or walk-in, security will let applicants know if beds are available.

Area Served
Erie County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15938

Erie County Department of Public Works Division of Highways



Contact
95 Franklin St
Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 858-8000


Description
Temporary assistance: eligibility based on income & assets Medicaid: automatically eligible if eligible for cash assistance, may apply by mail SNAP: other eligibility requirements apply, may apply by mail, must reside in Erie County.Homeless team provides emergency shelter placements for eligible clients.

Hours
Applications accepted: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm. Thursdays 8:00am-5:45pm.

Eligibility
Based on income/assets/compliance with work rules if employable; automatically eligible if eligible for cash assistance.Service area: Erie County.

Documents Required
Apply in person (home calls made if need is medically verified); may apply by mail.For emergency shelter placement, apply at windows 5 & 6.

Area Served
Erie County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15941

The Little Portion Friary



Contact
1305 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14209
(716) 882-5705


Description
Temporary emergency short term shelter. Breakfast & supper are served to residents. Provides direction to which agencies could help individuals with specific needs. Also refers guests to counseling if necessary.

Hours
24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Eligibility
Open to anyone 18 years old & older, without funds, able to leave during the day. To be admitted person must have no severe mental or physical disability and must follow house guidelines. No alcohol or drugs 24 hours prior.

Documents Required
Apply in person. Referral agencies can call to make a referral, 24/7.

Area Served
Erie County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15944

Old First Ward Community Center



Contact
62 Republic St
Buffalo, NY 14204
(716) 856-8613


Description
Provides community services and assistance. Housing, Information/referral, rehabilitation assistance/counseling, recreation, games, crafts, exercise, trips, for youth & senior citizens, senior transportation, after school programs for ages 6-19.City of Buffalo Warming Center when the temperature is 15 degrees or below.

Hours
Monday-Friday, 8:00am-9:00pm.

Eligibility
None.

Documents Required
Self-apply by walk-in service or calling.

Area Served
Erie County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15949

T.J. Dulski Community Center



Contact
129 Lewis St
Buffalo, NY 14206
(716) 893-7222


Description
Emergency shelter for women and children.

Hours
24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Eligibility
Women and women with children who are experiencing homelessness.

Documents Required
Apply for assistance at the Department of Social Services, window 5 or 6, or calling 211 afterhours.Available to single women as a Code Blue shelter when the temperature is 32 or below.

Area Served
Erie County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15945

Crime Victim Assistance



Contact
155 Lawn Ave
Buffalo, NY 14207
(716) 876-8108


Description
Provides afterschool program, summer camp, boxing instruction, tutoring, and senior services.2018 Summer camp dates: July 2nd to August 24th. Monday through Friday 8:00am-5:00pm. Registration for previous campers in good standing starts May 14th, new camper registration begins May 21st, registration due by May 29th. City of Buffalo Warming Center when the temperature is 15 degrees or below.Additional programs housed at this location:1. Catholic Charities WIC Program2. Holy Cross Headstart Program 3. Youth Recreation and Sports Programs4. Neighborhood Health Center5. BMHA Employment Opportunity Center6. Erie County Dept. of Social Services Workfare Program

Hours
Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm, some evening hours.

Eligibility
Based on service requested. Summer camp: Children ages 6-13. Service area: Erie County

Documents Required
Phone or walk-in.

Area Served
Erie County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15948

North Buffalo Community Center



Contact
203 Sanders Rd
Buffalo, NY 14216
(716) 874-6133


Description
Support groups for senior citizens, hot lunch, outreach, transportation, activities. Youth recreation/education programs, grocery shopping & transportation for seniors. Processes referrals for food pantries in the North Buffalo area.City of Buffalo Warming Center when the temperature is 15 degrees or below.

Hours
Monday-Friday, 9:00am-8:00pm; Saturday 9:00am-1:00pm.

Eligibility
Varies, depending on service or program.

Documents Required
Self-apply by phone, writing & walk-in service.

Area Served
Erie County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15947

Community Missions Inc



Contact
1570 Buffalo Ave
Niagara Falls, NY 14303
(716) 285-3403


Description
Program offers male beds, female beds and family units.Code Blue Warming shelter during the day and evening on a first come, first serve basis for anyone who walks in.

Hours
24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Eligibility
Individuals and families experiencing homelessness.Service Area: Niagara County

Documents Required
Call or apply at the Department of Social Services during business hours. Come to the shelter or call if afterhours.

Area Served
Niagara County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15940

Niagara Gospel Rescue Mission



Contact
1317 Portage Rd
Niagara Falls, NY 14301
(716) 205-8805


Description
Provides emergency shelter for men and faith-based counseling/discipleship program to develop the growth needed to help the men deal with their issues. Provides breakfast, lunch and dinner daily to men, women and children.Provides free meals delivered on Thanksgiving. Niagara Falls warming shelter during extreme cold.

Hours
Monday-Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm.Breakfast: 7:30amLunch: 12:00noonDinner: 5:30pm

Eligibility
None.Men only for extreme cold weather overnight shelter. Transportation can be provided to Community Mission for women and children.Area served: Niagara County

Documents Required
Call 716-282-0432 for information.

Area Served
Niagara County

Not Yet Validated

SID
15946