The Renewal Center Hospital Diversion Service

The Renewal Center Hospital Diversion Service

The Renewal Center is a safe, warm, non-clinical environment which has been designed to assist any adult who is experiencing a in crisis with meeting your individual needs. The Service is funded through ECDMH and is a collaboration of three peer agencies in Erie County. (Housing Options Made Easy, Inc., Mental Health Peer Connection and Restoration Society, Inc.)

  • Are you having a crisis that you think might lead you to the hospital emergency room?
  • Do you just need to talk to someone who has been there?
  • Do you want a new start and get hope in making that change?

Then the Renewal Center is the right place for you.

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 As a guest in the Renewal Center you will be able to:

Experience a setting filled with hope, strength, resources and peacefulness.

Talk to a medical health professional along with peer specialists.

Referral, linkage and access to community resources that are specific to your need.



Must be at least 18 years old and have a primary mental health condition or substance abuse. Be in crisis as defined by you. All services are tailored to your needs and desires. All Renewal Center Services are FREE to you.

Program Site and Phone Number

The Renewal Center, 327 Elm Street, Buffalo, NY 14202, 716-884-5216


Open Every Day 3 to 11 pm.

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Housing Options Made Easy, Inc. is a Not-for-Profit Housing and Community Support Agency developed and operated by and for recipients of Mental Health Services. We Operate Over 400 scattered site apartments across Six WNY counties, Two Respite programs and a multi-county Recovery Center in Western New York

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Get in touch

Administrative Office:

75 Jamestown Street, Gowanda, NY 14070

Phone: (716) 532-5508 / (800) 421-1114

Fax: (716) 532-5618