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Cattaraugus County Health Department Influenza Vaccination Clinics

News from Health posted on Fri, 08/18/2017 - 10:57am

The Cattaraugus County Health Department is offering influenza vaccination clinics at multiple sites this fall.  All sites are open to the general public over the age of 18. 

The following insurance plans are accepted:

  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Fidelis
  • Independent Health*
  • YourCare

*Conatct your insurance plan. Ask if adult vaccines are included in your plan.

Cash price for vaccines is $25.

View Sample Ballots for the 2017 Primary Election

News from Board of Elections posted on Wed, 08/16/2017 - 12:03pm
Primary Election Sample Ballots

Primary Election Sample Ballots

Voters can view and read the ballot for their election district before heading to the polls on September 12, 2017 for the Primary Election.

2017 Fall Rabies Vaccination Clinics

News from Health posted on Mon, 08/14/2017 - 8:00am
2017 Fall Rabies Clinics Flyer

2017 Fall Rabies Clinics Flyer

There will be three rabies clinics held at Cattaraugus County Department of Public Works Garages across the county this the fall.

Free Powerful Tools for Caregivers Classes start in September

News from Aging posted on Thu, 08/10/2017 - 12:28pm
Balance your life. Powerful Tools for Caregivers. Are you providing care for a

Balance your life. Powerful Tools for Caregivers. Are you providing care for a relative or friend? Free Powerful Tools for Caregivers Classes.

Do you help an older relative or friend? Do you sometimes feel overwhelmed from juggling your own life and the responsibilities of caregiving? If so, you may benefit from our FREE Powerful Tools for Caregivers classes.

Powerful Tools for Caregivers is a 6 week course sponsored by the Cattaraugus County Department of Aging and New York Connects. During this FREE 6 week course, you will learn to: reduce your stress; improve your self-confidence; better communicate your feelings; balance your life; increase your ability to make tough decisions; and, locate helpful resources.

Sheriff's Office Offers Bow Hunters' Education Class

News from Sheriff's Office posted on Thu, 08/10/2017 - 9:11am

The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a Bow Hunters’ Education Class on the following dates and time: Monday September 4, 2017 and Wednesday, September 6, 2017 from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m.  The class will be held at the Hideaway Archery in Dayton, New York.

There is no charge for the class.  Participants must attend both days of instruction to receive a certificate.  It is preferable that participants be at least 12 years of age.  If a parent wants an 11-year-old to take the class, the parent must attend and sit with the child on both days.

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2017 Senior Farmers Market Coupon Booklets for Cattaraugus County Still Available

News from Aging posted on Tue, 08/08/2017 - 9:54am

The Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging/NY Connects has completed the regular distribution schedule and has 80 farmer market coupon booklets remaining.

Diabetes Prevention Program Starting Up

News from Aging, NY Connects posted on Wed, 08/02/2017 - 2:30pm
Do you have pre-diabetes?

Do you have pre-diabetes?

The Cattaraugus County Department of Aging/NY Connects will be offering a Diabetes Prevention Program, FREE, for anyone 18 years of age or older, at-risk or diagnosed with pre-diabetes. Classes will begin Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 10:00-11:00 AM and continue every Tuesday for 16 weeks, with additional support classes monthly after the 16 weekly classes. The program will be held at the Center for Regional Excellence, 4039 Route 219, Suite 200, Salamanca, NY 14779. To register, call Stacy Lockwood at (716) 373-8032.

Cattaraugus County Title VI Notice to Public

News from Administrator's Office posted on Mon, 07/31/2017 - 2:06pm

Cattaraugus County hereby gives public notice that it is Cattaraugus County’s policy to assure full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, and related statutes and regulations in all programs and activities.

County EDPT Release Community Visioning Consultant Request for Proposal

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Mon, 07/31/2017 - 11:41am

With funding made available by the Appalachian Regional Commission, Cattaraugus County is currently accepting proposals for Community Visioning Consultant that will develop and complete three area wide community assessments (four areas that include seven municipalities); facilitate a two day intensive training for municipal leaders, and follow-up assistance for municipalities in Cattaraugus County. The community assessments will be used to further economic development by providing baseline data or a foundation for the community development efforts.