Virtual and Outdoor Events and Resources

Outdoor Activities/Things to Do Visit Rolling Hills Asylum Visit the Botanical Gardens and check their calendar. Botanical Gardens Virtual School Programs. Take a road trip to one of these Epic NYS Waterfalls You Can Drive to In 3 Hours or Less Sign up for a Board &

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Art Mural is A Visual Depiction of Hope

BCAT and Horizon Health Services Announce A Visual Depiction of Hope to Coincide with Mental Health Awareness Month  A Visual Depiction of Hope with An Art Mural Buffalo Center for Arts & Technology (BCAT) and Horizon Health Services (Horizon), have formed a unique partnership to bring a

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The Healing Hub: Helping the Community One Person at a Time

By Shannon Traphagen This year as the COVID-19 pandemic wreaked havoc on our lives, individuals throughout our community experienced the need for help and healing. One Western New Yorker who has helped many of these people is Kelly Whitfield, founder of the Healing Hub of Western New

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Reversing Health Inequities in Buffalo

by Annette Pinder University at Buffalo began developing solutions to eliminate health disparities in Buffalo’s African American Community in 2019 by establishing a Community Health Equity Research Institute (CHERI). Now, the institute has launched a new website to include community groups and partners in conversations regarding UB’s

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Improving Lives on Buffalo’s East Side

by Peter Kates The Bailey Green neighborhood is located on Buffalo’s East Side. It is bordered by Bailey Avenue, the Kensington Expressway, Genesee, and Colorado Streets. It is a neighborhood that has faced considerable challenges for decades. In 2008, Harmac Medical Products, a company located in Bailey

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The Threat of Anxiety and Depression Among College Students

The moment young people arrive on college campuses and begin their lives as college students marks a significant milestone. College provides many young people with their first taste of independence, and that newfound freedom can sometimes feel overwhelming, especially when it’s coupled with academic challenges that are

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Fatherhood Program for New Dads

BPPN’S Buffalo Fatherhood Initiative will partner with Oishei Children’s Hospital to deliver educationalprogramming soon-to-be dads launching this month         Buffalo, NY, March 24, 2021 – Buffalo Prenatal-Perinatal Network (BPPN) and Oishei Children’s Hospital arepleased to announce the launch of the Fatherhood Training Program. BPPN’S

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Stories of COVID Treatment and Recovery

Community Health Center of Buffalo, Inc. (CHCB) Shares Frontline COVID Stores and Personal Experiences The Community Health Center of Buffalo, Inc., in collaboration with the Buffalo Documentary Project, produced and made two videos entitled “Coronavirus (COVID-19) Employee Focus Group: Sharing Our Stories of Treatment and Recovery.” The videos

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