Family Promise of WNY - Family Shelter - Buffalo, NY

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75 Hickory Street
Buffalo, NY 14204
: Phone: 716-771-3007
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Description: Emergency shelter for families with children.

We offer help for families consisting of:
    2 parents with child(ren)
    Single parents with child(ren)—mom or dad
    Guardians with child(ren)
    Pregnant women with or without child(ren)
Guidelines for admission:
    Complete initial assessment with Case Manager
    No substance abuse
    No untreated mental health issues
    No active domestic violence
All Family Promise of WNY guests receive:
    Safe, home-like environment where your family can stay together during the crisis of homelessness
    Intensive case management to assist you in finding housing, employment, and other benefits to get started on the path toward stability
    Overnight accommodations at a local congregation
    Meals throughout the day
    Linkage with needed social and educational services
    Access to our Day Center with internet, guest phone, kitchen, laundry, and private bathroom
We accept families regardless of race, religion, age, or sexual orientation.
Families must be capable of participating in a family environment supervised by volunteers.

Volunteers Requests by Family Promise of WNY - Family Shelter: To volunteer, call 716-771-3007.

Donation Requests by Family Promise of WNY - Family Shelter: Pillows, toiletries, cleaning supplies, office supplies, etc.

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