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Social Adult Day Care Programs Available

News from Aging posted on Fri, 09/08/2017 - 12:54pm

Did you know that Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging/NY Connects has multiple funding opportunities for Cattaraugus County residents to attend adult day care programs?

National Preparedness Month – Tips to Prepare Yourself and Your Family

News from Emergency Services posted on Wed, 09/06/2017 - 12:07pm

September is National Preparedness Month.  This is an annual, month long educational program to educate citizens about emergency preparedness.  Cattaraugus County Office of Emergency Services would like to take this opportunity to sum up the top 3 valuable tips to prepare yourself and your family in case disaster strikes.

 

The first step in preparedness is to create an emergency plan.  This doesn’t have to be an in-depth document, but it should include a few basics that will be critical in case of emergency, such as:

September is National Preparedness Month

News from Emergency Preparedness posted on Thu, 08/31/2017 - 1:45pm
National Preparedness Month 2017: Disasters Don't Plan Ahead. YOU CAN.

National Preparedness Month 2017: Disasters Don't Plan Ahead. YOU CAN.

Disasters DON'T plan ahead. YOU CAN! – is the theme for National Preparedness Month 2017.

Health Department of Cattaraugus County Seeking Qualified Laboratory Director

News from Laboratory, Health posted on Thu, 08/31/2017 - 11:36am

The Cattaraugus County Health Department is seeking qualified applicants for appointment to the position of Laboratory Director.

SHERIFF'S OFFICE OFFERS HUNTERS' EDUCATION CLASS

News from Sheriff's Office posted on Wed, 08/30/2017 - 2:01pm

The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a hunters’ education class for the gun portion only on the following dates and time: Monday, September 18, 2017 and Wednesday, September 20, 2017 from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m.  The class will be held at theAlleganyState Park,CampAllegany.

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 bot

Cattaraugus County Health Department Influenza Vaccination Clinics

News from Health posted on Fri, 08/18/2017 - 9:57am

The Cattaraugus County Health Department is offering influenza vaccination clinics at multiple sites this fall.  All sites are open to the general public the age of 6 months and older. 

The following insurance plans are accepted:

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

*Contact 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 - 11:03am
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 - 7:00am
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 - 11:28am
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 - 8:11am

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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