Empower, Enable & Ensure

We are private non-profit organization. Our services are providing a better life for the people of Western New York.

Our Services

Employment Program

Supportive Services Corporation’s offers free employment services to job seekers 55 years of age and over, as well as, employers seeking qualified job candidates through all of Erie County. Our agency has been operating in Erie County for over 40 years. We are a partner agency with the Buffalo and Erie County Workforce Development Consortium, the New York State Department of Labor, the Buffalo Employment and Training Center, and SUNY Erie One Stop Career Center.

Weatherization Program

Our Weatherization Assistance Program was developed by the Department of Energy as an opportunity to improve the energy efficiency of low to moderate income households, in order to: lower utility cost, improve infrastructure, improve household health and safety, and increase disposable income.

Why you should work with us?

We stress community investment and presence.

Long Standing Reputation

Our agency has been an active part of our community for over 40 years.

Network of Agencies

We have made it a point to stay networked throughout our local nonprofit community to identify new programs that may be able to help our clients.

Dedicated Staff

Each situation comes with great sensitivity, our staff possesses the patience to help our clients work through it.

Commitment to training

We are committed to make sure our staff has opportunities to participate in the latest trainings, so they can stay up to date with the industry.

Our Mission

Supportive Services Corporation aims to make a difference in the community service field by empowering, enabling and ensuring the prosperity of Erie County residents by building pathways toward gainful employment and well-being through weatherization services.   We aspire to deliver above and beyond the norm for Erie County residents in need of our help.

Our Vision

It is our goal to connect every person in need to our programs, which are designed to ease them through challenging times, and provide them with stability, economic well being and solid footing in life.

Our Values

  • Respect: We treat all of our clients and partners with dignity and respect.
  • Stewardship: We honor our heritage by being socially, financially and environmentally responsible.
  • Ethics: We strive to meet the highest ethical standards.
  • Learning: We challenge each other to strive for excellence and to continually learn.
  • Innovation: We embrace continuous improvement, bold creativity and change.


Louis Petrucci

Executive Director

Bill Seyler

Director of Finance

Anita Wolniewicz

Sr. Employment Program Director

Chris Wiktor

Weatherization Program Director

Board of Directors

Robert Bukowski
Retired BMHA

Tim Tryjankowski
Vice President
University at Buffalo

Thomas L. Przybylak
Town of Cheektowaga

William Stachowski
Retired NYS Senate

Marcia C. Brogan
Marcia Brogan Insurance Agency

Nathan Vahling
Goya Foods

Alexis Webster
Gerard Place


Supportive Services Corporation embraces equity, diversity and inclusion as pillars of excellence that require continuous commitment in denouncing racism, intolerance and exclusion.