Erie County Welfare (New York)

Search for Erie County, NY county welfare services. A county welfare search can provide information on nutrition assistance, SNAP benefits, WIC benefits, food services, government benefits, food assistance benefits, apply for benefits, Social Security benefits, retirement benefits, safety net programs, assistance programs, TANF benefits, Medicaid benefits, housing services, substance abuse services, energy assistance, mental health services, emergency assistance, low-income assistance, childcare subsidy programs, and welfare services.


A Erie County Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Erie County, New York. Erie County Social Security Offices issue Social Security cards, estimate retirement benefit payments, and help people determine their eligibility for benefits. They also process applications for retirement benefits and SSI benefits. These Erie County public records contain personal information, details on an individual's work history, their government benefits, and survivor benefits. Social Security Offices in Erie County provide information about a range of services offered by Social Security, which may be available through their website.

Amherst Social Security Office Buffalo NY 3131 Sheridan Drive 14226

Buffalo Social Security Office Buffalo NY 186 Exchange Street 14204


A Erie County Child, Youth, and Family Services Office provides programs and services to assist children, youth, and families in Erie County, New York. This can include protective services, emergency assistance, and income support programs. Erie County Child, Youth, and Family Services Departments may offer job training, education assistance, and childcare subsidy programs. They may also be responsible for children's welfare services, such as adoption and foster care, as well as regulating and licensing Erie County child daycare providers. They may be responsible for enforcing Erie County child support payments and investigating child abuse, domestic abuse, and elderly or adult abuse. The Child, Youth, and Family Services Office may provide access to services on its website.

Amherst Town of Youth Board Youth & Family Center Buffalo NY 1615 Amherst Manor Drive 14221 716-631-7299

Amherst Youth Engaged In Service Buffalo NY 4255 Harlem Road 14226 716-631-7210

Buffalo Youth Service Department Buffalo NY 65 Niagara Square 14202 716-851-5177

Kenmore Youth Center Buffalo NY 135 Wilber Avenue 14217 716-873-0737

Kiwanis Youth Center Buffalo NY 50 Legion Drive 14217 716-675-5106

Williamsville Youth Center Academy Buffalo NY 5005 Sheridan Drive 14221 716-633-8117


Erie County Food Stamp Offices administer the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a form of nutrition assistance provided to income-eligible households in Erie County, New York. Local Erie County Food Stamp Offices can process applications for SNAP benefits, help determine eligibility for the program, and provide nutritional education. They also help administer monthly benefits, distribute food assistance benefits, and accept applications from individuals and Erie County households. Food Stamp Offices in Erie County may also monitor compliance with SNAP rules. Food Stamp Offices provide access to information and services on their websites.

Erie County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Buffalo NY 95 Franklin Street 14202 716-858-8000


The Erie County Social Services Department provides a range of health and human services and programs in Erie County, New York. They often administer safety net programs, provide basic necessities, and protect children, the elderly, and dependent or vulnerable adults. Erie County Social Services may administer assistance programs such as SNAP or TANF, as well as Medicare or Medicaid and any state health programs for low-income uninsured or underinsured groups. They may also provide Erie County housing services, substance abuse and addiction services, energy assistance, and mental health services. Social Service Departments in Erie County provide online access to many of their services and programs.

Erie County Social Service Department Buffalo NY 478 Main Street 14202 716-858-7274

Erie County Social Service Department Buffalo NY 43 Court Street 14202 716-858-1843

Lancaster Social Service Department Lancaster NY 4605 Walden Avenue 14086 716-858-8000