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Diabetes Prevention Program Starting Up

News from Aging, NY Connects posted on Wed, 08/02/2017 - 1:30pm
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 - 1:06pm

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 - 10:41am

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.

Local Manufacturers & Artisans Sought for the 2017 WILMA

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Fri, 07/28/2017 - 5:32pm
Do you make stuff in Cattaraugus County? Apply to be a vendor

Do you make stuff in Cattaraugus County? Apply to be a vendor

Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development will host the 5th Annual WILMA - We Invite Local Manufacturers & Artisans - buy local event on Saturday, October 21st, 2017 from 10 am – 5 pm and Sunday, October 22nd, 2017 from 11 am– 3 pm in the Corporate Building on the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds, Little Valley, NY. Cattaraugus County artisans and manufacturers are sought to display and sell their wares at this family friendly event.

Announcing the 23rd Annual Senior Forum and Public Hearing

News from Aging posted on Thu, 07/27/2017 - 9:42am
23rd Annual Senior Forum 2017, Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging

23rd Annual Senior Forum 2017, Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging is Free and Open to all Senior Citizens, their Caregivers and those interested in Senior Services on Thursday, August 17, 2017 9AM-2PM

Cathy Mackay, director of the Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging/NY Connects, has announced that the agency’s Twenty-Third (23rd) Annual Senior Forum and Public Hearing will be held Thursday, August 17, 2017, at the Ellicottville Senior High School beginning at 9:00 a.m. The forum is open to all persons age 60 and older who are residents of Cattaraugus County.

The day’s events include the annual Public Hearing, which will be held from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m., a series of workshops during two time periods, lunch provided by Sysco Foods, and afternoon entertainment.

The Public Defender of Cattaraugus County is seeking a full-time Assistant Public Defender for an immediate opening.

News from Public Defender posted on Thu, 07/20/2017 - 10:16am

The Public Defender of Cattaraugus County is seeking a full-time Assistant Public Defender for an immediate opening. 

 

Mosquito Control Notice

News from Environmental Health, Health posted on Fri, 07/14/2017 - 7:00am
Mosquito Picture

Mosquito Picture

The Cattaraugus County Health Department may conduct aerial spraying to kill mosquito larvae in breeding areas located in the townships of: Allegany, Carrollton, Great Valley, Hinsdale, Olean, Portville and Salamanca. Copies of maps indicating the proposed treatment sites, together with this notification, have been placed in the Town Clerk’s office in the Towns of Allegany, Carrollton, Great Valley, Hinsdale, Olean, Portville and Salamanca; in the Village Clerk’s office in the Village of Portville; and in the City Clerk’s office in the cities of Olean and Salamanca.

Looking for Loving, Stable Families for Children in Foster Care

News from Social Services posted on Thu, 07/13/2017 - 6:55am
Families for Children in Foster Care

Families for Children in Foster Care

The Cattaraugus County Department of Social Services is looking for loving, stable families willing to care for children in Foster Care. If this is something you are interested in then we want you!!!

There will be an informational meeting on Monday, August 21, 2017 from 5:30pm-7pm at the Cattaraugus County Building, Olean, NY.

For more information, please contact Kayla Chesebro at (716)701-3664.

NY Connects Partnership Announcement

News from Aging posted on Thu, 07/13/2017 - 6:49am
NY Connects partnership: Catt. Aging and Directions of Independent Living

NY Connects partnership: Catt. Aging and Directions of Independent Living

The Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging/NY Connects and Directions of Independent Living in Olean are pleased to announce a new NY Connects partnership which is housed in the Department of the Aging office in the Olean County Building.

NY Connects is a program that is designed to provide Cattaraugus County residents with free, easy, and local access to information and assistance for anyone exploring available options for long-term care, regardless of age or income.

Mosquito Control Notice

News from Environmental Health, Health posted on Fri, 06/30/2017 - 7:00am

The Cattaraugus County Health Department may conduct aerial spraying to kill mosquito larvae in breeding areas located in the townships of: Allegany, Carrollton, Great Valley, Hinsdale, Olean, Portville and Salamanca. Copies of maps indicating the proposed treatment sites, together with this notification, have been placed in the Town Clerk’s office in the Towns of Allegany, Carrollton, Great Valley, Hinsdale, Olean, Portville and Salamanca; in the Village Clerk’s office in the Village of Portville; and in the City Clerk’s office in the cities of Olean and Salamanca.