The Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging commemorates WEAAD (World Elder Abuse Awareness Day) on June 15, 2017. This year’s theme is: One person. One action. One Nation. United against elder abuse.
Lyme Disease is an infectious disease caused by bacteria (Borrelia burgdorferi) transmitted by the young (nymph) and adult deer tick (Ixodes scapularis). It can cause symptoms affecting the skin, nervous system, heart and/or joints of an individual.
To learn more about lyme disease, symptoms, and prevention click on one of the images below to download a fact sheet.
Watch a video to learn how to remove a tick by clicking here.
The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles is warning consumers of a fake ticket email hoax meant to collect personal information. Please share the below with colleagues, older adults and their families, and others who may be interested.
The following files are for the 2017 Village Tax Rolls within Cattaraugus County.
May is Older Americans Month. Throughout the month, the Cattaraugus County Dept. of the Aging has been identifying older adults within the community that are living life to the fullest and "AGING OUT LOUD". Hundreds of seniors attended this month's RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) gala and spent two days being recognized for all the amazing contributions they make to our county. This week, Department of Aging staff caught up with 101 year old Mecanna Metzler.
Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism is in preparations for the 10th Annual OnoFest being held Saturday, July 22, 2017 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 1:00 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!
The Legislature of Cattaraugus County will meet in adjourned session at the County Center, Little Valley, New York on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. for the transaction of such business as may properly come before the meeting.