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The Cattaraugus County Department of Social Services is pleased to report twenty-eight people, who were receiving public assistance benefits, are now employed thanks to the efforts of department staff.
Social Services staff report that in April 2015, 28 county residents received training, work experience and a chance to get high school equivalency diplomas when necessary. These Social Services clients were assisted by department staff in order to help them enter the workforce to reduce or eliminate their need for public assistance.
Day after day correctional officers throughout Cattaraugus County enter places where most citizens never want to go –county jail. Behind those locked doors and bars live inmates who broke laws and threatened society, in some cases violently and with no remorse.
Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development is in preparations for the 8th Annual OnoFest being held Saturday, July 25, 2015 at the Onoville Marina, 8 miles south of Exit 17 off I 86 on West Perimeter Road, Steamburg, NY.
OnoFest is a one day event that will start at 12:00 pm and run to 9:30 p.m. It is a family oriented event scheduled to have arts; crafts; food; games and contests for the young and old alike; bands throughout the day with a grand finale of fireworks at dusk! There is no rain date for this event, it will be held rain or shine.
Residents and visitors to Cattaraugus County can now have places in Cattaraugus County at their fingertips, even when they are without cellphone service!
Join our team of caring professionals at one of Cattaraugus County’s publicly owned and operated long term care facilities.
Positions are available for Part Time and Per Diem RNs, LPNs and Certified Nurse Aides
Cattaraugus County’s Department of Nursing Homes offers:
Nominations are now being accepted in the categories below from Allegany, Cattaraugus and Chautauqua counties for the Celebration of the Arts: Arts & Cultural Awards from the Cattaraugus County Arts Council.
Sheriff Timothy S. Whitcomb ANNOUNCES MEMBERSHIP DRIVE
The New York State Sheriffs’ Association Institute will begin its annual Honorary Membership drive in Cattaraugus County within the next few days according to Sheriff Timothy Whitcomb.
The New York State Sheriffs’ Association Institute was established in 1979.