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Western New York Resources

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Homeless or Runaway Resources : 

 

Compass House : Available 24/7 Shelter, Buffalo, NY | 716.886.0935 | www.compasshouse.org 

If you are 12-17 years old, Compass House, can provide safe shelter and other services. Look for SAFE PLACE signs at: WNY Tops stores, Erie County Boys and Girls Clubs, and NFTA busses. Tell someone that you need Compass House and they will make arrangements to have you picked up and taken there. GLYS WNY, Inc. is a Compass House SAFE PLACE 

Counseling and Mental Health Resources :

 

Crisis and Restabilization Emergency Services (C.A.R.E.S) : Available 24/7 | 716.882.4357 | www.shswny.org/services/cares 

 

The Trevor Project : National Suicide Hotline for LGBTQ+ youth, Available 24/7 | 1.866.488.7356

or Text “START” to 678678 | www.thetrevorproject.org/get-help-now 

 

Trans Lifeline : Hotline Serving Transgender People In Crisis, Available 24/7 | 877.565.8860 | www.translifeline.org

Additional Community Resources : 

 

Erie County Department of Health : 608 William Street, Buffalo, NY 14206 | 716.858.7687 

 

Evergreen Health : 206 South Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14201 | 716.847.2441 | www.evergreenhs.org

 

Legal Aid Bureau : 290 Main Street, Suite 400, Buffalo, NY 14202 | 716.853.9555 | www.legalaidbuffalo.org

 

MOCHA Center : 200 South Elmwood Ave., Buffalo, NY 14201 | 716.541.0674 | 

www.evergreenhs.org/supportive-services/mocha-buffalo/

Native American Community Services : 1005 Grant Street, Buffalo, NY 14207 | 716.874.4660  www.nacswny.org

Niagara Pride : 138 East Ave Suite 798, Lockport, NY 14095 | 716.298.7656 | www.niagarapride.org

PFLAG Buffalo/Niagara : 716.883.0384 | info@pflagbuffalo.com | www.pflagbuffalo.org

 

Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York : 866.600.6886 | Chat Online : Text “PPNOW” to 774360 | www.plannedparenthood.org 


The Pride Center : 278 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202 | 716.852.7743 | www.pridecenterwny.org

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