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Advantage Home Telehealth
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ADHT offers state-of-the-art integrated telehealth services by providing  in-home patient monitoring of vital signs (blood pressure, blood oxygen, pulse, blood sugar, weight, and medication compliance) for patients with chronic diseases such as Diabetes, Hypertension, CHF (Congestive Heart Failure), COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), and Obesity. Vital signs data is obtained using state-of-the-art, easy to use, wireless/Bluetooth enabled devices and a pill station; and is monitored in our downtown Buffalo monitoring center by LPN’s who interact with patients requiring follow-up phone calls to discuss their health status. Triage staff provides coaching, patient support and interventions as appropriate.


Click for the Alzheimer’s Association, WNY Chapter Website
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The Alzheimer’s Association, Western New York Chapter serves the 8 counties of WNY providing programs and support for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, their caregivers, families, healthcare professionals and the general public. Their core services include a 24/7 Helpline (1.800.272.3900), support groups, care consultation, education and training, respite services, information and referral, early stage programming, safety services, memory wellness, research, a lending library and advocacy. All interactions are confidential, and almost all programs and services are free of charge. Reach the Alzheimer’s Association, WNY Chapter all day, every day at 1.800.272.3900 or visit them online at
(716) 626-0600 Outside of Erie County: (800) 272-3900
POPULATIONS SERVED: Families of a loved one with dementia, Persons with dementia, Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for adults with disabilities & Caregivers Outside of Erie County.


Click for the Buffalo Red Cross Website.
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The American Red Cross, Serving Erie & Niagara County's Services to Seniors Department offers several programs to assist area seniors and their caregivers, including the Ombudsman program, when volunteers visit residents of long-term care facilities and act as their advocate. We also provide support to caregivers by offering the Chronic Disease Self-Management program, known locally as the Living Healthy program. This is a six-week long evidenced based intervention that helps support older adults living with chronic illness. For more information, please visit or phone 716-878-2385.


Click for Benson's Surgical Supply Website.
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Benson's Surgical Supply sells healthcare supplies and equipment to healthcare professionals and retail customers. The people at Bensons Surgical understand that caregivers have many responsibilities and concerns. We are proud of our expert, attentive customer service.


Click for Brompton Heights Website.
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Brompton Heights Assisted Living, Memory Care and Senior Apartments located in beautiful Williamsville, NY. We offer medication management, diabetic care, alzheimer's and dementia care, and health monitoring services tailored to your loved ones needs at an all- inclusive price. Licensed Nurses are on site 24/7. Our Personal Care Aides are available to assist with dressing, bathing and grooming. Brompton Heights offers it’s residents a full-service beauty, barber shop, movie theater, art studio, ice-cream parlor and an in-house laundry service. Please visit our website at or contact our Admission Dept. at 634-5734 for more information.


Click for the Brylin Hospitals Website.
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Brylin provides a variety of specialized programs for inpatient acute health care and outpatient substance abuse care.  Brylin Hospitals is the only private treatment facility in the Buffalo/Niagara region and our talented team of professionals has been providing compassionate care since 1955.  For more information, please call or visit our Website, by clicking on the logo to the left.  Let our experience be your guide to wellness and recovery.
(716) 886-8200
POPULATIONS SERVED: Inpatient acute mental health care for children, adolescents, adults and geriatric patients. Outpatient treatment therapy services are offered to persons experiencing substance abuse problems.


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The CARES Program is a service available to the patients of the UB School of Dental Medicine that can help patients to identify concerns which might affect their ability to receive dental care. Through referral, CARES staff assist patients with obtaining insurance, housing, transportation, food stamps, health care, and mental health care. The CARES Program also provides its patients with information related to education, job training, caregiving resources, stress management, financial assistance, health care proxies or living wills, and other services our patients need. The CARES Program can also serve as an advocate for their patients as they complete dental care at the UB Dental Clinics, by assisting in communication with dental students and faculty.



Click for the Cancer Wellness Center Website.
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Cancer Wellness Center provides cancer patients and their loved ones access to education, support and advocacy in a safe supportive environment.  Services include information and referrals and support throughout the 7 counties of WNY.
Cancer Coach Program offers patients and caregivers one-on-one support from someone who has recovered from a cancer diagnosis.  We have over 135 volunteers that have recovered from most cancers.  They can help reduce fear and misunderstanding.
Spirituality and Healing is a monthly program that explores spirituality and its influence on the cancer experience.
How to Deliver Bad News – teaching health care professionals and its influence on the cancer experience.
(716) 694-1395   All Services Free of Charge


Click for the Catholic Charities Website.
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Catholic Charities
Senior Day Program

Provides a social model program for the physically frail, functionally impaired, socially isolated and cognitively challenged.

Offers individualized assessment and plan of care, supervised group and individual activities, nutritional snack and hot lunch, limited showers and transportation services, along with assistance with mobility, eating, toileting and hygiene.

A limited number of subsidized participation fee slots are available for qualifying seniors.

Days/Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday/8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Address: 128 Wilson Street
Buffalo, NY 14212
Erie County

Phone: (716) 896-6388
Fax: (716) 894-3088


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Catholic Health - LIFE is a program of all-inclusive care for the elderly, sometimes known as a PACE program. This is a long-term care program for older adults who wish to live at home but need assistance in order to maintain their health, complete day-to-day activities and remain safe for as long as possible.
Transportation to and from medical appointments is included, as well as easy access to medical services that enable our members to live safely and comfortably in their own homes and communities.


Catholic Health Home Care
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Catholic Health Home Care can provide short term or long term healthcare at the home depending on the patient's individual needs. Some of the services provided are, nursing, infusion therapy, telemedicine, physical, occupational and speech therapies, dietician, assistance with activities of daily living and spiritual care. Additional services include personal emergency alarm and medical equipment. For more information, please call us at (716) 685-4870.


Click for the Catholic Health System Website.
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Over 1,000 physicians provide healthcare to Western New Yorkers at Catholic Health's hospitals, primary care centers, and other ministries. Our services include emergency care, routine check-ups, cardiology, orthopedics, and rehabilitation, among others.

The Women’s Service line of Catholic Health provides free health and wellness programs and bone density screenings to women in the community.
Topics Include:
Heart disease
Cancer prevention
Falls Prevention/Osteoporosis


(716) 447-6205


Click for the Clare Bridge of Williamsville Website.
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Clare Bridge of Williamsville
6076 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221-6835
Clare Bridge of Williamsville provides Alzheimer's and dementia care for seniors and offers the promise of Daily Moments of Success. From our building design to our carefully selected staff and specialized programming and management, we focus on the individual needs of each resident and family we serve. Maintaining familiar daily routines is important for our Alzheimer's, dementia and memory care residents. Physical and behavioral needs, as well as life history each play integral roles. Each resident receives and individualized service plan designed to meet their unique needs and to help them feel safe while adding meaning to their day.



Click for Department of Veterans Affairs Website.
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Department of Veterans Affairs recognizes that caregivers are a valuable resource to our Veterans. Caregivers help Veterans with dementia maintain their quality of life and independence in the community. Most caregivers caring for seniors are seniors themselves. They are at risk for stress, burnout and feeling overwhelmed by the caregiving experience.

The dementia care coordinator for VA WNY Healthcare System is Susan Engel RN, MSN, CNS, CCM. She not only focuses on the Veterans with dementia, but is also an advocate for those who care for them with education, support and training. She can be reached at 716-862-3158.



Click for the Dignity Memorial Funeral Provider's Website.
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Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral Home


Our eight funeral homes in the Buffalo area combine the professional services of families that have been in the funeral business for over 100 years. We strive to provide the best in Funeral Service by treating our families with dignity, compassion and respect.
Our caring professionals are available to assist you before, during and after your immediate need and our services are 100% guaranteed.


(716) 873-7825


POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers Outside Erie County & Caregivers in Ontario, Canada


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Dove Medical


Dove Medical is a local provider of “home medical equipment” that ranges from basic aids for daily living to power wheelchairs and hospital beds. We are centrally located at 4114 Union Rd. at Genesee in Cheektowaga.



Click for the Elder Care Solutions of WNY, LLC Website.
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We provide Customized Comprehensive Services to promote Independent Living. We are a private pay company that offers a variety of services and options to assist individuals and families with compassionate problem solving and advocacy. Our goal is to preserve an individual's right to choose a life with dignity. We specialize in assisting individuals and their families with short or long term care solutions.


Click for the ElderWood Senior Care Website.
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ElderWood Senior Care offers a top level of care at ten skilled nursing facilities, six assisted living residencies and two independent living communities all throughout Western and Central New York. Proudly offering our continuum of care means that residents receive exactly the level attention they need. This allows them to progress seamlessly from independent living, to assisted living to skilled nursing.


Our exceptional Seasons® Memory Care program provides the care and compassion the residents deserve. Season's makes life happier for everyone. For more information visit our website at or to schedule a tour please call 1-888-826-9663.


Click for the EPIC for Seniors Website.
Click for the New York Prescription Saver (NYPS) Website.
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Seniors save an average of 90 percent on drugs using NYS Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC) with a Medicare Part D drug plan. EPIC is used at local pharmacies primarily to supplement Part D or other drug coverage. EPIC helps pay Part D premiums. Learn more at, EPIC for Seniors.

New York Prescription Saver (NYPS) is a free pharmacy discount card sponsored by New York State for income eligible individuals who are 50-64 or persons of any age that have a disability. Show the card and receive a cash discount right at the pharmacy counter. Learn more at:



Click for the Erie County Department of Senior Services Website.
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Erie County Department of Senior Services is the planning and coordination agency for services for seniors in Erie County, offering a wide range of services, including nutrition, home care, day care, case management, adult protection, volunteer programs and many more. The Department has a Caregiver Resource Center which is a first stop for caregivers seeking answers to their caregiving questions and help in navigating the myriad of services and programs for seniors, age 60 and older, in Erie County.


(716) 858-8526


POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregiver for Senior Adults


Click for the Erie County NY Connects Website.
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Provides information, at no cost, about long term care for people of all ages living in Erie County. Long term care refers to the variety of services used by people with disabilities to function in their daily lives, including medical and non-medical. It is important to understand the options in to make informed choices that will work well.


(716) 858-8526 or (800) 392-2705


POPULATIONS SERVED: Senior Adults, Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for Children with Special Needs, Caregivers for Adults with Disabilities


Click for the Erie County Medical Society Website.
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The Medical Society of the County of Erie is the professional association of physicians of Erie County created to promote and preserve the science and art of medicine in our community through advocacy for patients and physicians.


The Medical Society of the County of Erie pursues its mission by:
  • Supporting members of the medical profession and encouraging professional growth;
  • Representing physicians' interests when interacting with managed care organizations, third party payors, legislative groups and regulatory agencies;
  • Educating physicians on current health related issues and educating the public on health care and delivery systems;
  • Enhancing the physician's image through media, networking and community relations;
  • Maintaining ethical standards.


Click for the Family Choice of New York Website.
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Independent Health and Family Choice of New York have formed a unique partnership to serve the specific needs of frail members who reside permanently in participating nursing facilities. The program, Independent Health's Medicare Family Choice HMO SNP is a Medicare Advantage Institutional Special Needs Plan. The Family Choice Program provides additional visits to the member in his or her residence (the nursing facility) by specially trained Nurse Practitioners. Family Choice Nurse Practitioners work closely with the member's physician, facility staff, and family or representative.



Click for the Fox Run Website.
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A New Approach to Senior Living ...
Fox Run is a non-profit, Lifecare Community in Orchard Park – the only one of its kind in the Southtowns. Independent living residents enjoy the privacy of their own apartment or patio home without the worries of home ownership because services such as housekeeping, maintenance, and dining are included in one monthly fee. And since Fox Run is a Lifecare community, access to our 5-star rated long-term healthcare is included. Free from the burdens of home ownership or worries about future healthcare costs, at Fox Run seniors can create the retirement lifestyle of their choice.




Click for the Guild Care Website.
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GuildCare is an innovative Adult Day Health Care Program.  People with health and vision problems receive health care, therapies, and nutritious meals, as well as take part in educational and recreational activities.  Friendly, professional staff members assist our clients in living healthier, happier lives.


(716) 885-8041


POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for Adults with Disabilities, Caregivers for Adults with special needs.


Click for the Heart Wings Healing Website.
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Caren M Kolerski, owner of Heart Wings Healing, provides opportunities for Caregivers and Elders to experience greater joy, happiness, peace and purpose; increased self-esteem, self-worth, support/connection with others, relief from stress; learn skills to successfully navigate the seasons of change in their lives.
As a certified Life Coach, Seasons of Change® Coach, Retreat Leader and Laughter Leader, Caren offers these services: Family and Professional Caregiver Retreats/Seminars, Laughter Yoga (Club) and Laughter Yoga Private Coaching – perfect for those who are homebound. Available to speak and/or custom-design staff retreats/seminars.


POPULATIONS SERVED: WNY Family and Professional Caregivers; Senior Adults.
(716) 983 – 7714


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Hearts and Hands-Faith in Action helps local people solve local challenges. Trained volunteers aged 16 to 90+ help their frail neighbors by providing transportation, chore services, respite, and companion visits at no charge regardless of age, income, race or religion. Our program has become known as a service provider that "fills the gaps" when other service agencies and family members are not available to support the daily needs that allow the frail elderly, chronically ill, and persons with disabilities to live independently. Currently providing services to the Erie County communities of Akron/Newstead, Town of Alden, Town of Wales, and the Tonawanda Seneca Indian Reservation.




POPULATIONS SERVED: Seniors, frail, persons with disabilities and their families.


Click for the Home Instead Senior Care Website.
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Home Instead Senior Care is a non-medical provider of companionship, meal preparation, light housekeeping, medication reminders, laundry, errands and incidental transportation. Our thoroughly screened, professionally trained, bonded and insured CAREGivers encourage and assist seniors in a variety of daily activities that improve their quality of life and help them maintain their independence. Home Instead Senior Care also specializes in training CAREGivers in an exclusive Alzheimer's Care training program, partnered with the Glenner Family Institute of the University of San Diego, to optimize a loved one's ability to safely live at home for as long as possible.


(716) 630-0657


POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults and Adults with Dementia. Services provided in their home, or in residential facilities in the Greater Buffalo area.


Click for the Homewatch Caregivers Website.
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Homewatch CareGivers is a NYS-licensed home care agency specializing in one-on-one care for the senior adult population. Our services are tailored to meet your loved one's physical and cognitive needs, ranging from Companion care through Nursing care. Our caregivers are carefully screened, background-checked, bonded, insured, and continuously trained to assist with meal preparation, light housekeeping, laundry, medication supervision, transportation, bathing, dressing, toileting, and post-surgery care. We conduct a free initial at-home assessment prior to commencing services. We also offer the Philips Lifeline Unit and Philips Medication Dispensing Unit as ancillary products to help keep your loved one living safely and independently at home, so families can have peace of mind.




POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults and Adults with Dementia. Services are provided in the home or in adult residential facilities in western New York's eight counties.


Click for the Center for Hospice & Palliative Care Website.
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Hospice Buffalo is dedicated to the care and support of individuals with a serious or end of life illness. This care includes hospice, palliative care, and grief support. Hospice provides medical care, emotional and spiritual support to any individual who has a life-limiting illness. Hospice is a fully covered Medicare benefit. Most insurance plans cover for Hospice services. Hospice care is available for individuals of ANY age, in homes, hospitals, adult residences, nursing homes, group homes or other home-like settings.
Caregiver support groups, education on caregiving and respite services for Hospice patients are available. Visit our Website ( by clicking on our logo, as well as patients with serious or end of life illness.


(716) 686-8000


Outside Erie County


POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for Children with Special Needs & Caregivers for Adult with Disabilities


Click for the Independent Health Website.
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Independent Health is committed to improving health in the community. Caregiver support is provided through community educational programs and case management services for Independent Health members.


(716) 631-8701


POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for Children with Special needs & Caregivers Outside Erie County


Click for the Kaleida Health Website.
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Among Kaleida's specialty areas are acute care, wellness programs, primary care centers, diagnostic services, rehabilitation and geriatric services such as adult day care, home care, and long term care services.  Consumer Health Information is available, free of charge, by calling the Consumer Health Information Line (Number shown below) or on the web at:
Geriatric Center of WNY-specializes in care of patients over the age of 70, with an emphasis on those dealing with complex medical issues and/or memory loss.  Our office provides comprehensive care through a multi-disciplinary team of doctors that specialize in geriatric services as well as nurse practioners, nurses, and social work.  Contact for further info or make an initial appointment, or call the Geriatric Center of WNY (Number shown below).


(716) 859-2878 - Consumer Health Information Line
(716) 887-4678 - Geriatric Center of WNY


POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for Children with Special Needs, Caregivers for adults with disabilities, Caregivers Outside Erie County & Caregivers in Ontario, Canada



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LSED provides free civil legal services to individuals 55 or over, including representation on custody, adoption and guardianship matters, involving relative children. LSED also helps relative caregivers obtain public benefits, including cash assistance and health insurance, affordable housing and support/counseling services.


(716) 853-3087


POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults, Caregivers for Children


Click for the Meals on Wheels Website.
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Meals On Wheels is a private, not-for-profit agency which provides home delivered meals to the homebound, frail elderly or disabled persons living within our service area. A hot and cold meal are delivered at noon time by volunteers. A voluntary, confidential contribution is suggested.


(716) 822-2002



Mobile HealthCare Connections
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MHC is a collaboration of synergistic services providing a wide range of health care, remote vital signs monitoring and pharmacy – all delivered directly to the patient’s home. Board certified Nurse Practitioners provide primary medical care directly to patients in their homes; our pharmacy “comes to you” by delivering medications, providing compliance medication packaging, and in-home pharmacist consults for free; and our telehealth services include in-home patient monitoring of vital signs using state-of-the-art, wireless, Bluetooth enabled devices that measure and transmit patient measurements to our monitoring center automatically for assessment and evaluation. 


Mobile Pharmacy Solutions
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 “We are the pharmacy that comes to YOU!” 

 Located on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, we are a full service, retail pharmacy built on FREE home delivery, FREE medication compliance packaging solutions (our patient “pre-fill” solution called "PoP-Pak Program"), and FREE in-home Pharmacist consultations. We also offer a courtesy refill program, contact with YOUR doctors or caregivers, prescription compounding, and 24-hour answering / emergency service. YOUR care, in YOUR way is our #1 priority. We want to be YOUR pharmacy providing high quality, timely care over a lifetime of healthy living to all our customers and providers.



Mobile Primary Care
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“Bringing Primary Care to the comfort of your own home”

Mobile Primary Care is a medical practice of Adult, Family, and Geriatric Nurse Practitioners, working in collaboration with a board certified geriatric physician, offering a wide range of low cost, high quality medical services; specifically tailored to meet the needs of individuals who cannot get out to see their doctor without great difficulty; “bringing the doctor’s office” to patient’s homes. NP’s diagnose and treat illness, and write prescriptions. It is the goal of Mobile Primary Care to assist homebound and chronically ill patients remain in their homes.  


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The National Parkinson Foundation Western New York Chapter’s (NPFWNY) mission statement is to improve the quality of life for the Parkinson’s community throughout Western New York. We are made up of an active Board, community volunteers, along with professional staff, who offer Wellness and Caregiver Groups, Exercise and Dance classes, educational and social programs for patients and caregivers and fund research. Our fundraising events throughout the year help provide the resources for our activities.

For information contact Evalyn Katz 716 218-1027 or


Olmsted Center for Sight
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Click for the 211 Website.

The Olmsted Center for Sight has a diversified approach to vision rehabilitation services covering the eight counties of Western New York. We specialize in Low Vision adaptations and the effects of general health issues from a visual prespective like managing diabetes , arthritis, neuropathy, and other disorders that often effect ones ability to be independent at home, work, or school. Training programs are also available to provide specialized education in adaptive technology for all ages. The Olmsted Center has 6 housing units located in both Erie and Niagara counties that provided safe, adaptable, and affordable housing. or 716-882-1025.

211: An information and referral service with comprehensive information for caregivers (and the community at large) about services offered by local government and non-profit organizations. Dial 2-1-1 anytime, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to get connected to services and help. A program of the Olmsted Center for Sight.




Orchard Brooke
Living Center

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Orchard Brooke is an Adult Home providing 24-hour supervision, assistance with personal care, medication management and a full service activity program.


(716) 662-6753


POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults


Parent Plan
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Parent Plan is a consulting service that assists those “sandwiched” between the demands of caring for an aging loved one, and their own family and career responsibilities. As their parents age many people wonder how they’ll juggle it all, and identify quality services for their loved ones…especially from a far. Parent Plan helps people navigate the eldercare maze that consists of myriad medical, legal, financial and social services. A knowledgeable and empathetic consultant will work hard to ensure your loved one gets the care they need and deserve, while easing your burden during a challenging time.


Click for the Park Creek Senior Living Community Website.
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Park Creek Senior Living Community is an Assisted Living and Memory Care community nestled next to Amherst State Park at 410 Mill Street in Williamsville. It is a cozy family style community with ability to service 58 Assisted Residents and 35 Memory Care Residents. Three home-made meals a day, 24 hour personal care assistance, variety of social, educational and recreational activities, daily Mass, medication management and much more are offered. Park Creek is one of the most affordable Assisted and Memory Care Communities in the area. For more information, please call 716-632-3000 or visit the website at


Click for the People Inc. Senior Housing Website.
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People Inc.'s Senior Living provides individuals 62 and up with affordable, secure apartments they can be proud of. Rent is based on income; water and gas heat are included. Small pets welcome.


Phone: (716) 817-9090


POPULATIONS SERVED: Seniors looking for affordable apartments


Click for the Schofield Residence Website.
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Schofield Residence is a not-for-profit organization providing long term care services to elderly and disabled individuals as well as educational programs and respite for caregivers. Schofield operates a nursing facility that provides long term care and short term rehabilitation, an adult day health care program, a Long Term Home Health Care Program and a licensed home care agency. Specialized services for individuals living with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and HIV AIDS are also available through Schofield. Schofield also offers health and wellness education programs through the Schofield Adult Wellness Center located at their Nursing Facility in the Town of Tonawanda.


(716) 874-1566 - Extension 316


POPULATIONS SERVED: Seniors and disabled individuals in need of nursing facility care or community based services, Caregivers for Senior Adults, CAREGIVERS FOR ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES & Caregivers Outside Erie County


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Scintillae’s Eldercare services include “caregiver” and “care receiver” counseling and empowerment.  The caregiver becomes more effective and the care-receiver receives the benefits!  An enhanced environment leads to a healthier state of well-being.


(716) 741-4352


POPULATIONS SERVED: Caregivers for Senior Adults.


Tennyson Court is an assisted living and memory care residence nestled in a residential community in Williamsville near the Eastern Hills Mall. Tennyson Court is set up as a household model with 6 households (4 assisted and 2 memory care) with 14 private room suites with private bath. Some of the services available include three well-balanced meals with choices, weekly housekeeping and laundry service, religious services, a hair salon, emergency call system, beautifully landscaped courtyards, assistance with daily living and medication and extensive daily activities including frequent outings. Call 716-632-9496 today for a tour and see for yourself everything Tennyson Court has to offer! A big decision...a simple answer


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Touching Hearts at Home's mission is to help seniors, people with disabilities or those with short/long term illnesses preserve their quality of life and remain independent in their own homes or in assisted living facilities for as long as possible.

We do this by providing non-medical companionship, caregiving and homemaking services. Through sharing, caring, and helping, we strive to give peace of mind to both our clients and their families.

Our services range from just one hour per visit, up to 24 hours per day, 7 days a week, including weekends and holidays. Please contact us at 716-898-8566 or


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The Total Aging In Place Program is a managed long term care plan (insurance plan) and a provider of long term care services. The program is designed to help its members to continue to live safely in the community. The program provides and coordinates needed health care services that participants can receive at the program's Day Center or in their home/apartment such as: home health care, physical/occupational therapy, social work, nutrition, non-emergent medical transportation, home delivered meals, durable medical equipment, Optometry, Podiatry, Audiology, Dentistry, personal emergency response systems, and social day care. Total Aging can be paid for through Erie County Medicaid or Private Pay.




Click for the United Way of Buffalo & Erie County Website.
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The United Way of Buffalo & Erie County has been working in the community to affect positive change since 1917. We address both the immediate and long term needs of our community in the areas of Education, Income, and Health & Wellness. In each focus area, the United Way plays a central role in convening partners, facilitating development of initiatives, raising resources, and guiding implementation. Through this work, we are helping children and youth to reach their potential, people to attain financial stability and independence, and children and adults to achieve and maintain good health.


(716) 887-2626


Venture Forthe
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Venture Forthe is a Licensed Home Care Services Agency dedicated to helping the elderly and those with disabilities live a life of quality in the community. Venture Forthe operates under the NYS Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Waiver and the Nursing Home Transition and Diversion (NHTD) Waiver. Private insurance, workers compensation and self-pay is also accepted. Services being offered include service coordination, independent living skills training, positive behavioral interventions, community integration counseling, home and community support services and structured day program services. To schedule a meeting to further discuss these services and eligibility please contact Sarah Tykowski at (716) 285-8070 ext. 111.


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Weinberg Campus is a thoughtfully and uniquely designed residential community focused on providing a continually innovative approach to senior living, enabling area seniors to enjoy a healthy, independent and engaged lifestyle.

Located in Amherst, Weinberg Campus provides a variety of living options and customizable care programs to meet the needs of senior living, all in one location.

Residences & programs include independent apartments, assisted living, rehabilitation, home care, memory care living and nursing home care. Please call 716-639-3311 or visit for more information and to schedule a tour.


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