Call us at 716-373-8032 or if outside the Olean and Salamanca calling areas please call 1-800-462-2901.
Monday - Friday Hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
HEAP assistance for those 60 years of age and older at the Cattaraugus SWAN site in Cattaraugus, NY on 1/08/2014 and 3/12/2015 from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Vacancy: Resulting Eligible List will be used to fill positions which may occur within the Cattaraugus County Department of Aging in Olean, NY. There is currently 1 part time vacancy.
Fee Required: The
The Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging will be assisting individuals age 60 and over with HEAP applications. Senior citizens in Cattaraugus County who received a regular HEAP benefit last HEAP season will receive an application by mail this year.
An Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group Meeting will be held at The Pines Healthcare Rehabilitation Center in Machias.
This meeting is for caregivers and family members or friends of Alzheimer's or dementia patients and the public is encouraged and welcome to attend. Meetings are always on the second Friday of the month at 1PM in the Schobert Conference Room.
For more information, call (716) 353-8516 ext.4630.
Cathy Mackay, director of the Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging, has announced that the agency’s Twentieth (20th) Annual Senior Forum and Public Hearing will be held Thursday, August 21, 2014, at the Ellicottville Elementary School beginning at 9:00 a.m. The forum is open to all persons age 60 and older who are residents of Cattaraugus County.
In May 2012, Cattaraugus County and ProAct implemented a free prescription discount card program for all county residents. Over the course of two years, Cattaraugus County residents have achieved a combined savings of over $300,000 on nearly 5,400 prescriptions filled.
The 3rd quarter’s birthday parties will held on Thursday, July 31, 2014, and will celebrate the birthdays of people born during the months of July, August and September. (The birthday party will be held on Friday, August 1, 2014, at the Little Valley site.) Mrs. Mackay said, “This is a great time for people to get together and celebrate one another’s birthdays. Read more
Cathy Mackay, director of the Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging, has announced plans for the upcoming quarterly birthday party, 3rd Quarter of 2014, to be held at the Senior Wellness and Nutrition sites located throughout the county.