Every year, Crisis Services counselors, volunteers, and staff respond to thousands of calls from those in our community in need of guidance and support. The following is just ONE story of help and hope, submitted by Dominique Hickson, a client of the agency with her permission. “At 23 years old, I had endured the most… Read more : The Impact Of Crisis Services
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The holidays can be a particularly challenging time for those suffering with mental illness. Please don’t suffer in silence. Reach out for help by calling Crisis Services’ 24 Hour Hotline at 834-3131.
Help the Suicide Prevention Coalition of Erie County and their Hands of Hope campaign:
NYS Senator Chris Jacobs (60th SD) marked Domestic Violence Awareness Month by announcing two state grants for service providers that provide assistance to victims and their families across Western New York. Crisis Services and the Family Justice Center will each be the recipient of a $25,000 public protection grant to further their respective missions. “When people are… Read more : Senator Chris Jacobs Supports Advocate Program w/State Funding
CONGRATS to Crisis Services’ Advocate Department’s Sexual Violence Prevention Program! They won the Inclusion Award at this year’s 3rd annual Spotlight on Population Health (SOPHi) Awards & Expo at Buffalo Riverworks. SOPHi is a celebration of organizations across the eight counties of Western New York that focuses on Population Health. Through this award ceremony, they hope to… Read more : Crisis Services Advocate Program Wins at the SOPHI Awards!
For the third year in a row CowPok Piercing & Tattoo Gallery is hosting their semicolon tattoo event to raise funds and awareness for Crisis Services. This year’s event takes place on Saturday, November 18th all day long at both CowPok locations. 177 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, 14201 | hours: 12-10PM 5651 Main Street, Williamsville, 14221 |… Read more : Cowpok’s Third Annual Semicolon Tattoo Event
BUY TICKETS NOW We are excited to announce this year’s 11th MEN Who COOK will be held in the gorgeous Grand Ballroom of the Adam’s Mark hotel. What’s better than good food? Not much! Now entering it’s 11th year, MEN Who COOK welcomes locally recognized men as they take on the role of chef for the evening…. Read more : MEN Who COOK 2017
After several months of hard work and collaboration, the Anti Stigma Coalition of Erie County has officially launch an awareness campaign “Join the Conversation”. The Coalition is a group of 15 agencies coming together for one cause- ending the stigma around mental illness. The Coalition has secured support from the Patrick Lee Foundation, The Tower Foundation and also… Read more : Erie County Launches Anti-Stigma Campaign