Volunteer Sites

Allegheny Highlands Boy Scout Council

50 Hough Hill Rd,
Falconer, NY 14733
(716) 665-2697
Adopt-A-Highway; fundraising and special projects

American Cancer Society

101 John James Audubon Pkwy,
Amherst, NY 14228
(716) 689-6982 (Ext. 65255)


American Foundation For Suicide Prevention

410 N Main St, Jamestown, NY 14701



American Red Cross

325 East 4th Street
Jamestown, NY 14701
(716) 664-5115

Armed Forces Emergency Services; Disaster Services; Health and Safety Service; Blood Services; office assistance; hospital programs; maintenance.

Brooks Memorial Hospital

529 Central Avenue
Dunkirk, NY 14048
(716) 363-7233

Escort desk; cards and flowers distribution; assisting with Physical Therapy patients; clerical needs; friendly visitors in the Dialysis unit and throughout hospital

Camp Gross

8175 Route 60 North
Cassadaga, NY 14718
(716) 595-2171
Contact: President

Year-round help with woodwork; building and grounds; bulldozing; trail maintenance; marketing

Campus and Community Children's Center

Brigham Road and Temple
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-4662
Contact: Director

Some cleaning (cots, toys, cubbies); interaction with children (reading, walks in the woods); some office work (periodically)

Cassadaga Job Corps Center

8115 Glasgow Road
Cassadaga, NY 14718
Randy Golden: golden.randall@jobcorps.org

Offer education and career technical training programs administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps young people ages 16 to 24 improve the quality of their lives through career technical and academic training.

Centaur Stride, Inc.

Jones Road
Westfield, NY 14787
(716) 326-4318
Contact: Board of Directors' President

Must be 14 years +: horse care; barn management; building and grounds maintenance; assistance with riding for the disabled; fundraising; public relations; grant writing

Chautauqua Adult Day Care Centers, Inc.

358 East 5th Street
Jamestown, NY 14701
(716) 665-4899
Contact: Program Coordinator

Dunkirk Center
733 Central Avenue
Dunkirk, NY 14048
(716) 366-8786
Contact: Program Coordinator


Arts and crafts; music; clerical; companions; literature; entertainment; etc.

Chautauqua Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Council

501 W. 3rd St., Sprinchorn Building, Suites 3 & 4,
Jamestown, NY 14701
(716) 664-3608
Contact: Office Manager


Helping with bulk mailing and special events

Chautauqua Area Habitat for Humanity

Silver Creek, NY



Chautauqua Blind Association

510 West 5th Street
Jamestown, NY 14701

Chautauqua Nursing and Rehab Center

10836 Temple Road
Dunkirk, NY 14048

(716) 366-6400

Chautauqua County Rural Ministry

319 Washington St.
Dunkirk, NY 14048
(716) 366-1787


A Children's Place Day Care Center

First Presbyterian Church
509 Prendergast Avenue
Jamestown, NY 14701
(716) 487-2238
Contact: Day Care Center Director


Helping teachers with children; reading; teaching a skill to 2-5 year olds

Compeer Chautauqua (Youth Mentoring Program)

97 Forest Avenue,
Jamestown, NY 14701

Mentoring (5-17 year olds and adults 18 and up); workshops; fundraising - assisting with dinners and projects.

 Chautauqua Opportunities INC

17 W Courtney St, Dunkirk, NY 14048
(716)-366-3333 EXT 1268


Centaur Stride

8488 Jones Rd, Westfield, NY 14787
(716) 326-4318


Connect Life (UNYTS)

4444 Bryant and Stratton Way
Williamsville, NY 14221
(716) 529-4300

Dunkirk Fredonia Lions Club

4444 Bryant and Stratton Way
Williamsville, NY 14221


Dunkirk-Fredonia Meals on Wheels

196 Newton St Suite 5,
Dunkirk, NY 14048

Fredonia Fire Department

West Main Street
Fredonia, NY 14063



Fredonia Migrant Education Program

Thompson Hall W137,
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063


Fredonia Presbyterian Church (Fredonia Food Pantry)

Central Ave, Fredonia NY,14063



Girl Scouts of Southwestern New York

2661 Horton Road
Jamestown, NY 14701


Greystone Nature Preserve

8531 Bear Lake Rd
Fredonia, NY 14063

Lake Shore Family Center

845 Rts 5 & 20
Irving, NY 14081

Lake Shore Humane Society

431 E Chestnut St,
Dunkirk, NY 14048



1 Park Place Suite 248
Fredonia, NY 14063

Literacy Volunteers of Chautauqua County

10 Park Pl,
Fredonia, NY 14063
Contact: lvacc@netsync.net

Tutoring; assist with book sales and acquiring books; collect professors' textbooks that they don't use (twice a year); help create a website.

Make-A-Wish of Western New York

100 Sylvan Pkwy,
Buffalo, NY 14228
Contact: ljohnson@wny.wish.org

Wish Granting, Wish Story Writer, Speakers Bureau, Medical Outreach, Wish Granting Mentor, Special Events, Recruiting, etc.

Salvation Army

Dunkirk Salvation Army
704 Central Avenue
Dunkirk, NY 14048

(716) 366- 3701

Provide tutoring for youth at after school program, assisting with food pantry and community projects.

St. Columban's on the Lake Retirement Home

2546 Lake Road
Silver Creek, NY 14136
Contact: S. McCavoy
(716) 934- 4515

Assist with games (Trivia); sing-a-long; monthly birthday parties; holiday parties; karaoke, cards, bingo; playing musical instruments; computer technology.

Volunteer Abroad Program (International Volunteer HQ)

Provides affordable, safe and responsible volunteer abroad programs in 28 countries around the world. Offers a variety of projects for volunteer travelers which includes teaching, childcare, medical, construction and renovation, wildlife conservation and turtle conservation.

Contact: volunteer@volunteerhq.org

Attn. Brittany Ryan, Community Manager

1-877-342-6588 USA/Canada

Westfield Community Kitchen

12 Elm Street
Westfield, NY 14787

WCA Home

134 Temple
Fredonia, NY 14063

Activity aide; assist with games such as bingo; help with planning of festive (holiday parties); assist with arts and crafts as well as weekly/monthly projects;
music performance; reading to seniors

WNY Developmental Disabilities State Operations(DDSO)

1200 E and West Rd, West Seneca, NY 14224

(716) 636-5275


YWCA of Westfield

58 South Portage Street
Westfield, NY 14787

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