Where to get help?

Mental Health, Emergency Shelter, Sexual Assault:

Crisis Services 24 Hour Hotline: 716-834-3131

Domestic Violence Counseling and Shelter: 
Haven House 24 Hour Hotline: 716-884-6000
New York State Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-942-6906

Information and Referrals to Services:
WNY 2-1-1: call 211

Career Support Services:

Dress For Success Buffalo: 716-842-0602

Child Care Resource Network: 716-877-6666

NYS Cancer Services Program: 
1-866-442-CANCER (2262)

College Campus Sexual Assault Resources:
Campus Accountability and Safety Act 
Not Alone: Together Against Sexual Assault 

Gender Discrimination- NYS Division of Human Rights
Wage Discrimination and Sexual Harassment - NYS Department of Labor 

In the case of an emergency, call 911


The WNY Women's Foundation receives many calls for help and assistance each month.  This listing of services is meant to serve as a guide for those who may been looking for support and services.  It is not a complete and comprehensive list.