Adult and Child Services - Program
Wayne County Department of Social Services
77 Water Street
Investigates abuse, exploitation, neglect (by self or caretakers) for adults and offer the following services: Counseling Case management Advocacy Investigates abuse, exploitation, neglect (by self or caretakers) for children. Emergency placement of abused or neglected children and access to foster care if required. Offers foster care, adoption and home finding. Provides services for families in crisis to avoid the need for foster care placement. Casework/referral services …
Community and Consumer Services - Program
Humane Society of Wayne County
1475 County House Road
Provides a temporary shelter for pets in emergency situations. Contracts with Wayne County towns and villages for stray dogs. Offers a Pet Visitation Program. Scheduled visits of pets to schools, nursing homes, hospitals and other groups. Provides a Spay/neuter incentive fund for low income households. Offers an Adult Companion Program. Provides pet companionship to older adults, the Humane Society will match up cats and dogs. Provides animals available for adoption and foster care …
Community Resource Services Program - Program
Catholic Family Center
539 Joseph Avenue
Provides emergency services that include: Food pantry Diapers-sizes vary each day Hygiene and personal care items Holiday program, including toys, for registered clients NOTE: items available monthly while supplies last. Call ahead to confirm. Provides short term case management for families in economic crisis. Assess and makes referrals for a variety of non-mental health crisis situations on a case by case basis.
Family Services Division - Stability, Education and Employment Services - Program
Ibero-American Action League, Inc.
777 Clifford Avenue
Provides case management, advocacy and referrals to other agencies for services for short-term basic needs. Offers assistance with filling out applications for the following: Housing, public assistance, social security, unemployment benefits. Verbal translations of non-legal documents Provides education and employment assistance: Resume and job search ESOL and High School Equivalency (HSE) classes Linkage to the Health Professional Opportunity Grant (HPOG) program Does NOT provide financial …
Federal Pro Se Assistance Program - Program
Volunteer Legal Services Project of Monroe County, Inc.
100 State Street
Provides limited scope legal assistance during a brief meeting with a volunteer attorney to individuals who cannot afford an attorney. The program may assist if an individual already has filed a lawsuit, wants to file a lawsuit, or has been sued in the Federal US District Court for the Western District of New York. The volunteer attorney can provide: 1.) information about federal court procedures and the law as it applies to the facts provided by the client; 2.) advice about preparing …
Food Pantry - Program
Community Food Cupboard of Rochester
11 Nester Street
Provides food for those in need in emergency situations. Facilitates a monthly emergency food program for older adults. Provides information and referral for other services to assist low income individuals and families. Accepts food and cash donations.
Foodlink - Program
1999 Mount Read Boulevard
Does not provide direct food assistance or services for individuals. Not an emergency food pantry or soup kitchen. Distributes donated and purchased food and other items to member charitable organizations serving the needy, children, seniors, and ill. Offers Backpack program - provides children in need with bags of nutritious food they can take home and prepare on their own. Provides Food Safety Training. Provides Nutrition Education - classes to individuals and families throughout service …
Housing Services - Program
Flower City Habitat for Humanity Inc
755 Culver Road
Builds or renovates houses in partnership with low-income families and sells the houses to the people at no profit and no interest. Receives funds and building materials from individuals, churches, and other organizations.