Serving Buffalo, Amherst, Cheektowaga, Town of Tonawanda, Hamburg and surrounding communities in Erie County, NY

Home Delivered Meals

Alden Meals on Wheels Nutrition Program
(716) 937-7105
Prepare meals and deliver them to those who are unable to prepare meals for themselves.
12482 Broadway
Alden,  NY    14004

Alternative Care Services of WNY Inc
(716) 937-7105
Provide services to all ages with a strong concentration on the needs of the elderly - aged 60 years & above. Services include: Information & Referral for all for WNY, outreach counseling, pre/post retirement counseling, employment counseling & coordination of Personal Care Aids through local providers. Meals on Wheels, domestic violence program, health education, transportation to emergency housing & emergency transportation for domestic violence cases. Health education for males & females ages birth to 99.
12482 Broadway
Alden,  NY    14004

Amherst Meals on Wheels Inc
(716) 636-3065
Meals delivered 5 days/week Monday-Friday, two nutritious meals are delivered: a hot noon meal & a cold evening meal. A regular diet and a modified carbohydrate diet are available on a doctor's recommendation. Volunteers always needed for meal delivery, etc. Services may be provided on a temporary basis. Not affiliated with Meals on Wheels of Buffalo & Erie County.
370 John James Audubon Pkwy
Amherst,  NY    14228

Amherst Town - Senior Services
(716) 636-3050
Outreach services, discount card, & support group. Help with Medicare & tax forms, Telephone Assurance Program., Amherst Meals on Wheels (see separate listing), nutrition program, friendly visiting, senior transportation, health screening, long term care, education, recreational/cultural programs. Caregiver training/support. Adult day services, Widow/Widowers support, loss support group.

Vision Support
2nd Thursday of each month at 11:00am.
370 John James Audubon Pkwy
Amherst ,  NY    14228

Cheektowaga Senior Citizen Center
(716) 686-3930
Services include: outreach, (assistance in Medicaid, Medicare, income tax during tax season Feb-April, in-home assessments, information & referral), exercise, transportation, nutrition & recreation including: travel, arts & crafts, pinochle and bridge, stamp club, woodcarving & ceramics. Nutrition programs & Meals on Wheels.

Nutrition Program Sites:

Infant of Prague
921 Cleveland Drive

Sloan Community Center
140 Halstead Avenue

Cayuga Village Community Center
100 Hutchens Drive (off Losson Road)

Maryvale East Complex
100 Moorman Drive

Southwind Landing
5074 Transit Road
Depew, NY 14043

Bell Tower Community Center
10 Haley Lane
Cheektowaga, NY 14227
656-7186 (after 10:00am)

Cheektowaga Senior Center
3349 Broadway
Cheektowaga, NY 14227

For more information go to for all Town Services and specifically "Senior Services" section.
3349 Broadway
Cheektowaga,  NY    14227

Clarence Senior Center
(716) 633-5138
Source of information pertinent to age group - social, educational, recreational, hot lunches, entertainment, travel, van service, host meals on wheels, cluster outreach, weekly blood pressure clinic, library. Aerobics, wellness walks, dance classes, woodshop, cards & other various activities. Flu shot inoculation site. Erie County Congregate meal site.
4600 Thompson Rd
Clarence,  NY    14031

East Aurora Portable Meals
(716) 652-4858
One hot meal home delivered up to 5 days/week (weekdays at noon - can be flexible). Take containers are furnished by the program.
9 Paine Street
East Aurora,  NY    14052

Erie County - Senior Services Department
(716) 858-8526
Variety of services for people 60 years or older including but not limited to: Information & referral, day care, meals, jobs program-age 55+, HEAP, nutrition, discount cards, home care, transportation, legal services, housing improvement, community services, retired volunteer program, case management, program planning & development, caregiver assistance.

Information & referral and these six programs, call 858-8526: Community Outreach Program, Case Management, Home Care Services, Community Services for the Elderly (Cluster Project), Assessment and Evaluation, Adult Day Care.

Program Development & Evaluation: 858-8544
Transportation "Going Places" Van: 895-0400
Retired Senior Volunteer Program (R.S.V.P.): 858-7548
Complimentary Card (discount card for the elderly): 858-8526
Protective Services for Older Adults: 858-6877
Caregiver Resource Center: 858-8526
Erie County's Older Driver Family Assistance Help Network: 858-8526
Health Insurance Information, Counseling and Assistance Program: 858-7883
Wise & Well/Health Promotion: 858-8081
Senior Jobs Program/Senior Aides Project: 881-6350
Nutrition Program & Dining Sites: 858-7639
Expanded In-Home Services for The Elderly Program (EISEP): 858-8526
Home Energy Assistance Program for Seniors (H.E.A.P.): 858-7870
Weatherization: 858-8526
Housing Improvement Program for The Elderly (Catholic Charities): 896-6388
Legal Services for The Elderly, Disabled or Disadvantaged: 853-3087
Senior Day Center (operated by Catholic Charities): 896-6388
Meals on Wheels of Erie County: 822-2002
Senior Vision Services (Elizabeth Pierce Olmsted, MD Center for the Visually Impaired): 882-1025

Additional services offered: respite/adult day care, community education, housing information.
Rath Building, 95 Franklin Street, 13th Floor
Buffalo,  NY    14202

Hamburg Town - Senior Services Department
(716) 874-8190
Activities include: billiards, golf, travel clubs, club meetings, special events,van/wheelchair van service, hot lunches, defensive driving classes, meals on wheels, information & referral, monthly newsletter, volunteer opportunities, income tax service, caregivers program & support group.
Health focused activities include: blood pressure testing, Aerobics class, health maintenance center, TAP, Are You Okay? Program, pulmonary support group, arthritis exercise program (ACE), Silver Sneakers Exercise Program, health insurance counseling (HIICAP), widows' support group, and adult day care.
Pool programs include: Aqua Strength & Core, Aqua Aerobics & Tai Chi, and open swim.
4150 Sowles Road, Building H
Hamburg ,  NY    14214

Kenmore Town of Tonawanda Meals on Wheels
(716) 874-3595
Home delivered meals a minimum of 3 day a week, case management, weekend meal service delivered frozen on Fridays. Volunteer opportunities available, driving, serving and kitchen help.
169 Sheridan Parkside Drive
Tonawanda,  NY    14150

Meals on Wheels for Western New York
(716) 822-2002
Home delivered meals, special diets offered, nutrition counseling, information & referral. Daily check on wellbeing of the elderly & disabled. Also offers fee for service program, "Meals Express", to meet the nutritional needs of two populations: homebound persons age 18-59 & those individuals needing short-term or respite care. Two meals a day (hot noon meal, cold supper), delivered between 11:30am-1:00pm. Special diets available, five days a week. Frozen weekend meals are also available.
100 James E. Casey Drive
Buffalo,  NY    14206

North Tonawanda Meals on Wheels Inc
(716) 693-1663
Dedicated to the preparation and delivery of hot meals and cold lunch to adults and/or disabled clients in the cities of North Tonawanda and Tonawanda. Program provides hot noontime meal to people who are homebound, shut-in, or unable to prepare meals.
100 Ridge Road
North Tonawanda ,  NY    14120

Older Adult Case Management
(716) 883-1914
Provides advocacy/case management services to elderly individuals with the goal of helping the individual maintain independence in the community.
70 Barker Street
Buffalo,  NY    14209

Rosa Coplon Long Term Home Health Care Program
(716) 639-3311
Provides the following services: nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech/language pathology, nutritional counseling, medical social work, home health aide, personal care aide, homemaker, housekeeper, audiology, respiratory, medical supplies and equipment, Meals on Wheels, personal emergency response services, social day care, and social transportation.
2700 North Forest Road
Amherst,  NY    14068

Southtowns Meals on Wheels
(716) 941-3532
Two nutritious meals delivered 5 days a week, Monday-Friday. A hot noontime meal & a cold evening meal is provided. Special diets as well as regular diets are accommodated. Services may be provided on a temporary basis. Volunteers always needed for delivering meals or aiding volunteer coordinators.
8500 Boston State Road
Boston ,  NY    14025

West Side Community Services
(716) 884-6616
Neighborhood revitalization, block club organizing, outreach to Senior Citizens Program, crime prevention, youth recreation, advocacy assistance. Youth case management, youth drug and alcohol prevention, tutoring & mentoring, and Meals on Wheels.
161 Vermont Street
Buffalo,  NY    14213

Please Note: Hospice Buffalo does not specifically endorse the activities of these organizations, but offers their information as a sample of the kinds of materials and services that are available.