Affiliated satellite offices

  • Buffalo Psychiatric Center
  • Erie County Medical Center (ECMC)
  • Mental Health Court
  • Crisis Services

MHPC works with the above mentioned and provides services at Living Opportunities of DePaul; Erie County Re Entry Program; soup kitchens; homeless shelters; and the Erie County Public Library.

  • Works with New York State Parole and Correctional facilities.

  • Assists in helping parents with psychiatric disabilities keep custody of their children.

  • 2/3rds of Peers are NYS certified Peers.

  • Benefits Advisor certified through Cornell University.

  • OMH Safety Training Provider.

  • We are trauma informed intentional peer support program.

  • MHPC is a recipient run organization and most of the staff have a mental illness.

Funded by

Erie County Department of Mental Health (ECDMH); Office of Mental Health (OMH); Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS); Crisis Services; Millennium Collaborative Care; various managed care organizations.

Member of

New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services, Inc. (NYAPRS); NYS Behavioral Health Advisory Council; NYS Peer Certification Board; serves on Board of Directors of NYAPRS; Mental Health Empowerment Project (MHEP); Restoration Society, Inc.

Mission Statement:
The Mental Health Peer Connection is a peer-driven advocacy organization dedicated to facilitating self-directed growth, wellness and choice through genuine peer mentoring. 

Our Vision:
"Peers Empowering Peers Together"

3108 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214 • 716-836-0822 (Voice/TDD) • 716-835-3967 (Fax)