• Resources Available to Students & Families in WNY 

     

    Youth Development:

    • Special Olympics #716-386-2288
    • Chautauqua County Youth Bureau #716-753-4725
    • G.A. Family Services Accountability & Responsibility Program- Jamestown, NY #716-708-6161
    • CASAC - Dunkirk, NY #716-366-4623

    Youth Employment:

    • Cassadaga Job Corps Academy #716-595-4272
    • Chautauqua Opportunities, Inc. #716-366-3333
    • Chautauqua Works #716-661-9553

    Parenting Support:

    • WIC NY (Women, Infant, and Children) #716-363-3150, #1-800-522-5006
    • Foster Care & Adoption #716-363-3570
    • The Parent Institute, contact Mrs. Kopiczak (BCS elementary principal)
    • Parent Support Group (through the Resource Center and Chautauqua Opportunities, Inc.) #716-661-1057 or #716-366-8176
    • Food Pantry at Tri-Church Parish - Brocton, NY
    • WNY Food Bank - Buffalo, NY
    • Fredonia State College, Fredonia, NY
    • Jamestown Community College, Jamestown, NY
    • Rural Ministries - emergency food and housing #716-366-1787
    • Ahira Hall Memorial Library- Brocton, NY #716-792-9418
    • CASAC - Dunkirk, NY #716-366-4623

    Preventive Services, Anger Management, Violence Prevention & Mediation:

    • PINS (Person In Need of Supervision) #716-363-3640
    • Chautauqua County Department of Social Services #716-363-3500
    • Chautauqua County Prevention Services #716-363-3500
    • Children & Family Services #716-363-8212
    • Chautauqua County Crisis Services #1-800-724-0463
    • 24 Hour NYS Domestic & Sexual Violence Hotline #1-800-942-6906 
    • Chautauqua County Sheriff Dept. #716-753-4232
    • Safe House - Jamestown, NY #716-661-9446

    Counseling &/or Mental Health Services:

    • Cattaraugus Rehabilitation Center, Inc. #716-375-4747
    • Chautauqua County Mental Health #716-363-3550
    • UPMC - WCA Emergency Mental Health Evaluations, Jamestown, NY 664-8326
    • UPMC - Dr. Verdonik Evaluations, Jamestown, NY
    • Resource Center - Mental Health Counseling, Dunkirk, NY #716-366-6125

    Alcohol & Drug Services:

    • Crisis Services’ 24 Hour Addiction Support Hotline #716-831-7007
    • Chautauqua County Alcohol Abuse- Dunkirk, NY #716- 363-3550
    • Alcoholism Rehabilitation Program - Jamestown, NY #716-664-8620
    • CASAC - Dunkirk, NY #716-366-4623
    • Tri Co Memorial Chemical Dependency- Cassadaga, NY #716-595-3355
    • Chautauqua Alcohol & Substance Abuse Council- Jamestown, NY #716-664-3608

    Suicide Support:

    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline #1-800-273-8255
    • Teen Hotline #1-877-332-7333
    • CPEP (Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Programs) - ECMC Buffalo, NY #716-898-3000
    • Crisis Hotline #1-800-724-0461
    • Crisis text line, text HOME to 741-741

    LGBTQ

    • LGBTQ Help Line #1-890-929-539