Phone: (716) 853-1101 | 960 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14202

Homeless? Get Help.

Are you in a housing crisis? Call 2-1-1 or 716-834-3131

2-1-1 WNY is a centralized human services referral provider for the Western New York region. 2-1-1 offers different forms of help for the homeless.

This includes referrals for assistance with:211-logo

  • Housing and Emergency Services
  • Food
  • Utilities
  • Health
  • Education
  • Employment Services

Need housing? Do you need help with utilities? Please call 2-1-1.

To find a service in your local area click: 2-1-1 WNY
If this is an emergency, please call 911.





Do you need housing after-hours?
Are you in a personal crisis? Call Crisis Services at 716-834-3131.

Crisis Services also provides counseling services relating to mental health, rape, domestic violence, trauma, and suicide.



If you are a resident of Erie County, please go here to access the Erie County Department of Social Services.

If you are a resident of Niagara County, please go here to access the Niagara County Department of Social Services.