June 07, 20162016 Exceptional Service Award Recipient: Kathy KanaleyKathy Kanaley is a the President of the CEA, Social Worker at Legal Services for the Elderly, Patient Advocate at Kenmore Mercy, and active community member in several organizations (ZONTA, Meals on Wheels, the Kenmore Library, etc.). Kathy is a tremendous asset to this Council and everyone in the aging field. She is a wealth of knowledge and always willing to help in any way that she can. We are honored to work alongside Kathy and we are excited to have her as our recipient, as she is certainly deserving of the award.
If you Suspect Abuse, TAKE ACTION!
More than 1,500 cases of elder abuse are reported each year in Erie County. Many more cases are never reported.
If you suspect abuse and would like legal assistance, please contact:
Legal Services for the Elderly, Disabled, or Disadvantaged of WNY: 716-853-3087
For immediate assistance 24 hours a day, call Crisis Services Hotline at: 716-834-3131
If you suspect someone is being abused, call Erie County Protective Services for Adults: 716-858-6877
For general information on programs or referrals call: 716-858-8526
In an emergency, call 911