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Housing

Programs providing shelter or assistance with housing needs.

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Buffalo Peace House

Provides safe shelter and nutritious meals to people seeking asylum in the US.

Address

4263 Saint Francis Drive,
Hamburg, NY 14075

Contact

Marci Wagner, House Manager
(716) 627-9800

Language Services Available

Eligibility

Asylum seekers with legal representation and refugees.

Cost

Free

Hours

24 hours
By appointment or walk-in

Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc.

Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc., provides free civil legal services including, housing, emergency assistance, SNAP, public assistance eligibility, domestic violence, and family law.

Address

237 Main St., Suite 400
Buffalo, NY 14203

Contact

Karen Welch, Esq.
(716) 332-4174

French, Hindi and Spanish Bilingual Staff

Language Services Available For Other Languages

Eligibility

Low-income in Erie, Niagara, Orleans, Genesee and Wyoming Counties are eligible. Certain immigrations statuses may preclude services.

Cost

Free

Hours

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
By appointment or walk-in

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International Institute of Buffalo

Provides assitance obtaining household goods for newly arrived refugee families.

Address

864 Delaware Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14209

Contact

Bryan Overland

Language Services Available

Eligibility

Newly arrived refugees

Cost

Free

Hours

Monday - Friday 
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
By appiontment only