AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR OUR COMMUNITY

The SNI GIS Department has put together a COVID-19 response website to ensure our community has access to timely and accurate information. Click here for the Seneca Nation Coronavirus Response Hub.

If you would like to join the Seneca Nation Emergency Notification System please click to learn more about the Regroup Messaging System.

As cases of COVID-19 increase in our area, remember that you or someone you encounter may have the virus and not know it or display symptoms. There are many ways to prevent infection and stop the spread. Whether you feel healthy or not- stay home, wash your hands often, and avoid close contact with people outside of your household (stay 6 feet apart).

If you experience symptoms of COVID-19 including fever, dry cough, or shortness of breath, or have any concerns about your health, call your primary care provider to be assessed. Patients of the Lionel R. John Health Center can call (716) 945-5894 and patients of the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Health Center can call (716) 532-5582.

Training & Employment Resource Center

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The Training & Employment Resource Center is assisting Seneca youth and adults to succeed in the workforce, encourage self-sufficiency, learn about the work world, and facilitate the creation of job opportunities and any services related to these activities.

The Training & Employment Resource Center provides a broad range of services to the Seneca community incorporated into four programs within the department:

  • 477 program
  • Vocational Rehabilitation program
  • HSED Program
  • Construction Training Program (located at Seneca Training Center)

The department will provide job related services including job search and placement assistance, work experience, computer bank, resume development, vocational training.

Four Programs within the Department include:

  • 477 program initiative is the creation of the Indian Employment, Training and Related Services Demonstration Act, Public Law 102-477 aka 477. 477 is able to integrate several funding streams into one governmental unit to provide consolidated services to eligible members of the Seneca Nation and first descendants as related to employment and training opportunities.
  • Vocational Rehabilitation program provides unique, individualized services to members of the Seneca Nation of Indians with a documented disability in preparing for and engaging in gainful employment by providing culturally appropriate vocational rehabilitation services.
  • HSED program provides individualized adult education services to members of Seneca Nation that are in need of the GED to obtain employment.
  • Construction Training Program (CTP) is a 15 week paid program to help with basics of the construction trade.

 

Any questions? Please call us at Cattauraugus: 532-1033 or at Allegany: 945-8120