Olmsted Center for Sight
Offers an array of programs and services for individuals experience vision loss. 716-882-1025 www.olmstedcenter.org
A FREE New York State wide service providing information and referral for human service organizations and available resources or services provided.
Dial 211 www.211wny.org
American Foundation for the Blind
Provides information and resources on visual impairment and blindness. 1-212-502-7600 http://www.afb.org/
NFB (National Federation of the Blind)
The local chapter meets monthly. 716-877-1688 www.nfbny.org
Telephone Assurance Program
Telephone Assurance Program (TAP) is a free volunteer service that provides telephone calls to Erie County seniors who live alone. 716-218-1400
WNY Independent Living, Inc.
24-hour emergency mental health services.
Crisis Services is dedicated to promoting the health, safety and well-being of the community through prevention, education, immediate intervention, and access to community wide resources 24 hours a day.
Hadley School for the Blind
Offers online, tuition-free distance education courses, including Braille classes.
Lions Club Directory
Locate a Lions Club in your area.
American Diabetic Association
Nutritionists, dieticians and related professionals interested in promoting optimal nutrition for persons with diabetes.
For information regarding local support groups, contact the Buffalo office at 835-0274
Chautauqua Blind Association
Provides programs and services in the Chautauqua county area to individuals with vision impairment. Address: 510 West 5th Street, Jamestown, NY 14701
Allegany County Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired
18 Jefferson Street
Wellsville, NY 14895