Community Programs

 

Project Blue

Project Blue, is a comprehensive pre and post release reentry program.  This innovative program is a collaboration between Peaceprints and the Erie County Sheriff’s Office.  

Pre-Release Services include:

  • Intensive Case Management
  • Specialty Housing inside the ‘Project Blue Pod’
  • Ready, Set, Work! Employment Workshop
  • Court Advocacy
  • Empower You Speaker Series
  • Optional Fatherhood Program
  • Optional Restorative Circles

Post-Release Services Include:

  • Intensive Case Management
  • Mentoring & Retention Services
  • Court Advocacy
  • Housing Coordination
  • Entitlement & Benefits Assistance
  • Connection to Treatment Providers & Medical 
  • Educational & Workforce Linkages

For more information, please contact Director of Community Programs, Lindsey Allen at [email protected].

 

Empower Youth

Empower Youth is a program focused on providing the tools and resources necessary for individuals ages 16-21 to regain control of their lives. 

Services include intensive pre-and post-release case management, mentoring, and linkage to community resources such as education, workforce development, substance use/mental health treatment and more!

Eligible referrals must come from Buffalo Public Schools Title I or Erie County Probation (Youth Division)

Please contact Director of Community Programs, Lindsey Allen at [email protected] for more information.

 

St. Patrick Food Pantry

The St. Patrick Food Pantry is a ‘client choice’ style food pantry that provides our valued clients with the opportunity to choose what food items they desire. However, no one is ever turned away.

 

Location:

1119 William Street
Buffalo, NY 14206
(Left of the Goodwill Building)

Contact Number:

716-768-4714

Hours of Operation:   

Wednesday 10am - 2pm
Friday 9am - 1pm

 

Please bring the following items with you:

  • ID with photo
  • Proof of address
  • utility bill
  • rent/mortgage statement
  • benefit statement
  • Identification for ALL members of the household who reside 24/7

 

We Are Part of the Community and Welcome Anybody

Take a look inside the Peaceprints community food pantry and meet the dedicated volunteers who serve the clients of the St. Patrick's Food Pantry.