Cabaret hosted Crisis Services’ Staff & Volunteer Appreciation party on Friday June 3. It was a wonderful spring evening spent honoring the achievements of wonderful people. Smiles, laughter, tears of joy and compassion were of no shortage at this annual gathering. Jessica Pirro emceed the event, along with the help of out-going Board President, Douglas… Read more : Staff & Volunteer Appreciation Party Held on June 3rd — Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Award Presented to Tony & Bernie Misita
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The 10th Annual Kory Memorial Golf Tournament will be held at the Batavia Country Club on Saturday July 16, 2016. This tournament is held yearly in memory of Kory Klubek who took his life twelve years ago at the age of 19. As in previous years, all proceeds from the Golf Tournament will go to Crisis… Read more : Kory Memorial Golf Tournament — July 16, 2016 — Batavia Country Club
It was a beautiful day for a walk, especially a walk to raise awareness of the issue of sexual violence. We were thrilled to welcome many new walkers from local law enforcement including Major Steven Nigrelli of the New York State Troopers, Acting Erie County District Attorney Michael J. Flaherty, Jr., Chief of Police at… Read more : Walk A Mile in Her Shoes Raises Over $19,000 for Advocate Program
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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
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