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  • Jan 10, 2023

    Anne McCaffrey is Next CEO at People Inc.

     Hospital CEO to Lead Area’s Largest Non-Profit Human Services Agency  The Board of Directors of People Inc. today named Anne McCaffrey as its new CEO. McCaffrey, currently the President and CEO of Eastern Niagara Hospital, will replace Rhonda Frederick, who is retiring in Apr

  • Jan 02, 2023

    Self-Directed Services Opens Up a Whole New World

    Colen Hale, who takes part in People Inc. Self-Directed Services in Allegany County, recently experienced the magic of Disney World for the first time. He saved his money, packed his bags and headed with his staff, Kristina Fries, to Walt Disney World in Florida! Colen experienced many firsts on th

  • Dec 15, 2022

    Happy Holidays from People Inc.

    People Inc. is happy to share our 2022 Holiday Electronic-card , featuring artwork by Noah Zygmunt, who participates in our Day Hab Without Walls Program through Artisan's Edge and the agency’s Personal Enrichment Program. From our People Inc. family to yours, we wish you a holiday s

  • Dec 14, 2022

    James Scutt and Patricia Coggins Recognized by the New York State Association of Day Service Providers

    People Inc. Vice President James “Jim” Scutt was recently recognized with a 2022 Leadership Award from the New York State Association of Day Service Providers (NYSADSP). Jim oversees numerous programs for People Inc., including its Vocational Services, several Day Habilitation locations

  • Dec 07, 2022

    Two-Bedroom Apartment Available at Academy Place Apartments

    Are you, a family member or someone you assist in need of an affordable senior apartment in the Southern Tier? Academy Place Apartments in Gowanda, NY, managed by People Inc., are accepting applications for a two-bedroom apartment. Located at 1 School Street in Gowanda, the HUD Section 202 Affordab

  • Nov 22, 2022

    Give to Help People Reach their Goals

    Developing skills. Achieving independence. Celebrating milestones. At People Inc., we are proud to help people reach their goals each and every day. Will you be part of Giving Tuesday, a global generosity movement? Your contribution allows us to continue offering comprehensive service

  • Nov 21, 2022

    Weather-related Resources

    People Inc. maintains an Emergency Closing Line for staff, program participants and families containing updated information about weather-related program closures. To find out if your program or location is closed, call 716.817.5700 (Western New York) or 585.441.9393 (Greater Rochester R

  • Nov 01, 2022

    People Inc. Folwell Senior Apartments Under Construction Slated to Open in Spring 2023

    Now Accepting Applications to be Postmarked by February 6, 2023 People Inc. is pleased to bring additional new affordable housing to the Buffalo area. Currently under construction, the People Inc. Folwell Senior Apartments, located at 140 Hodge Avenue in Buffalo, NY, is slated to open for occup

  • Oct 17, 2022

    Courtyard by Marriott Niagara Falls Provides Opportunity for Growth

    People Inc. Employment Specialist Amy Allen loves to see people happy and successful. She plays an important role in helping people with disabilities focus on what they are interested in, assess what skills they already have and learn how to build on what they are passionate about to find a positio

  • Oct 10, 2022

    People Inc. Celebrates Direct Support Professionals 2022

    30 Outstanding Employees Honored People Inc., Western New York’s largest and most experienced health and human services agency, recently recognized 30 Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) for their exceptional work providing supports and services to people with developmental disabilities an

  • Oct 07, 2022

    Grow with Us - Rochester Area Open Interviews October 27

    Creza con Nosotros - Carreras Gratificantes Join People Inc. and Ibero-American Action League Inc. to take the first step in exciting careers with these experienced organizations! Seeking compassionate, energetic and creative people to provide hands-on supports to people living in the region,

  • Oct 06, 2022

    Business Leaders Recognized by the WNY Employment Consortium and ACCES-VR

    On Thursday, October 6, the Western New York Employment Consortium & Continuing Education Services-Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR) held its annual luncheon to honor inclusive companies employing people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Among the business leaders recognized