Family Promise of WNY - Family Shelter
75 Hickory Street
Buffalo, NY - 14204
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.