It takes all of us to build the kind of community for which we all hope.

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If we work together, we can promote change in our community.

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Volunteers are needed every day in our community and you can help!

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2018 DAY OF CARING VOLUNTEER FORM 2018_DOC_Volunteer_Form_2-26-2018.pdf

REFERRALS FOR HEALTH OR HUMAN SERVICES

2-1-1 WEBSITE - http://www.211fingerlakes.org or view them on Facebook...

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Dial 2-1-1 or 1-877-FLYNY211 (for cable or cell phone callers).

What is 2-1-1?

Whether you're a family struggling through a crisis, a mother seeking services for her child or a young person in need of support, help is available right here in Wayne County. Make the toll-free call to - 2-1-1 and get connected to critical human service referrals. It is an easy local phone number from any location, available 24 hours a day- 7 days a week.

The 2-1-1 System connects people with needed human services through an easy to remember three-digit phone number, the web and a variety of community interactions. When someone connects with 2-1-1, specially trained information and referral specialists analyze what services are needed and provide the appropriate resource and related information. Currently more than 65% of the U.S. population has access to 2-1-1, with more systems going live each month. You can also access 2-1-1 by visiting www.211lifeline.org

How the 2-1-1 Call Center will serve Wayne County:

While services that are offered through 2-1-1 vary from community to community, 2-1-1 provides callers with information about and referrals to human services for every day needs and in times of crisis. For example, 2-1-1 can offer access to the following types of services:

  • Basic Human Needs Resources: food banks, clothing closets, shelters, rent assistance, utility assistance.

  • Physical and Mental Health Resources: health insurance programs, Medicaid and Medicare, maternal health, Children’s Health Insurance Program, medical information lines, crisis intervention services, support groups, counseling, drug and alcohol intervention and rehabilitation.

  • Employment Supports: Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) financial assistance, job training, transportation assistance, education programs.

  • Support for Older Americans and Persons with Disabilities: adult day care, congregate meals, Meals on Wheels, respite care, home health care, transportation, homemaker services.

  • Support for Children, Youth and Families: child care, after school programs, Head Start, family resource centers, summer camps and recreation programs, mentoring, tutoring, protective services.

  • Volunteer Opportunities and Donations.

View the United Way Community Fund programs focused on Health, Education and Emergent Needs click on link for contact information:

  AGENCY_Help_programs_for_website_7-20-2018.pdf


FOOD

FOODLINK- A UNITED WAY COMMUNITY FUND AGENCY- 2018 CURBSIDE MARKET SCHEDULE FOR WAYNE COUNTY CLICK BELOW

Find Emergency Food Resources-


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2018CS_SpringSchedule_OuterCounties_EASTSIDE-Wayne.pdf

2018CS_OuterCounties_Winter_EASTSIDE.pdf

2017CM_Spring-Schedule_OuterCounty_web.pdf

 

Another resource to assist you in finding help in all areas is the, "Wayne County Collaborative Resource Guide's website" - http://www.wayneresourceguide.org

 

FINANCIAL

United Way has information you need to feel financially secure at My Smart Money: https://www.unitedway.org/my-smart-money

 

 

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