The Western Division of the NYS Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers presented Robyn, the Director of Crisis Services’ Advocate Program, with the prestigious award at their annual luncheon on March 31st. The award is presented to “a colleague who has made outstanding contributions to the field of social work”. She was nominated… Read more : Robyn Wiktorski-Reynolds Named 2016 Social Worker of the Year
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In response to a New York Times op-ed piece on the tragedy that can sometimes result when police find themselves responding to a person with mental illness and the investments needed to prevent these tragedies: Crisis Services has been leading the charge to train law enforcement officers on how to respond to individuals living with mental illness using the… Read more : Crisis Services CIT Program Completes Training of 146 Police Officers in Erie County
BUFFALO, NY (January 26, 2016) — Crisis Services CEO Jessica C. Pirro has been chosen by Voice America Talk Radio Network to host a weekly talk show on their Health & Wellness Channel. “The Journey-Stories of Crisis and Hope” launches on March 1st 2016 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM EST. The show can be heard… Read more : Crisis Services CEO, Jessica C. Pirro, to Host Weekly VoiceAmerica Radio Talk Show
As of Jan. 1, 2016, Crisis Services no longer will be providing the Homeless Afterhours Service for the Erie County Department of Social Services. We were informed this past month that our contract was not renewed and the contract was awarded to Olmstead 211. As of Jan. 1, 2016 at 12:00 am if you are in need… Read more : Crisis Services No Longer Providing Homeless Afterhours Services For 2016
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Over 300 people were treated to the offerings of 10 restaurants and 15 amateur chefs at Statler City on Oct. 6 for the 9th Annual men Who Cook. Many thanks to our sponsors, attendees, volunteers, steering committee, and especially, our Men Who Cooked, for a fabulous evening! Great food, great fun, great folks! Click here… Read more : Men Who Cook — October 6th, 2015