Thepointny.org – drug and syringe access and disposal locator
Cheryll Moore, ECDOH Opioid Program Director on how to save a life with Narcan: 8-minute video
Crisis Services: 24 Hour Addiction Hotline Buffalo and Erie County- 716-831-7007
ANY place of business can request a Free Emergency Narcan Box to install at their site, and ECDOH will keep it supplied at no cost. Call (716) 858-7695 for information.
Never Use Alone - https://neverusealone.com/ CALL US at (800) 484-3731
The Erie County Department of Health and the Erie County Opiate Epidemic Task Force have made this printable, downloadable flyer available: Narcan Saves Lives.
Text for Narcan – 716-225-5473
Press Releases from the Erie County Department of Health: https://www2.erie.gov/health/news-2020
Erie County Senior Services – The mission of the Department of Senior Services of Erie County is to promote the well-being of all older adults through coordinated and cost-effective services which enhance their independence, dignity, and quality of life.
Transportation Services for the Elderly - As a service to older adults (aged 60+) in Erie County, in collaboration with community partners, the Department of Senior Services offers the Going Places Transportation Program.
Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Information - Erie County Senior Services explains the many factors people should consider when selecting a nursing home.
Family Planning - The Erie County Department of Health's (ECDOH) Family Planning Center provides confidential, non-judgmental, comprehensive and patient-centered reproductive services regardless of age, gender, race, religious affiliation, sexual orientation and/or disability.
Medication Disposal Sites – Erie County Dept. of Health provides numerous location throughout Erie County where residents can safely dispose of “Sharps”–Needles, Syringes & Lancets–as well as unused, unneeded or unwanted Medications (prescription or over-the-counter)