A center that builds the community by providing services and programs for all ages to enjoy.

Welcome to the C. Dee Wright Community Center

Wright Community Center - is open in a limited capacity now, with covid guidelines, and  we are working very hard to organize and set up additional food support in our community as soon as possible. Both The Director, Board Members of the Wright Center and  REACH,  volunteers know how the situation is in our community.

Wright Board approval and permission , the REACH Organization, served 2170 summer breakfast and lunch meals in our community from 7/13-8/13/2020.  We have heard from parents and students, about the Food support worries in our community, and they have not gone unnoticed,

Wright - REACH - Mobile Food Pantry - Food For All from Feed More WNY
REACH - Reach Educate Assist Community by Helping. Prevent Hunger and Strengthen Services by Removing Barriers in our Community.
Mobile Food Pantry - September 17th & 29th - from 11am- 1pm
Behind Wright Center in Masonic parking lot . 2 Food Trucks will be distributing Foods for the Whole Community - Covid guidelines to be followed at all times, masks required, with 6ft distancing between clients at all times. Questions call Judy 716-536-1261.
REACH Volunteers will be assisting with all Food Distributions.

FRIDAY is HEART DAY with REACH At the Wright Center
FRIDAY September 18th, 10am-12noon

REACH (reach, educate, assist, children by helping) Preventing Child Hunger and Obesity, by Providing Services and Removing Barriers, in Our Community.
Come GET CONNECTED to Help & Hope
REACH Providers will assist Residents
Weekly From 10am - 12 noon - Covid guidelines.
Service Providers Now available - Heart N Hands, BC/BS, State Agencies now available to help you navigate online services, SNAP, WIC, Social Services up to 60 yrs old, Medicaid, Child Health Plus, Family Counseling Services, Mental Health, SS, Peer Counseling Services over 25 yrs, Housing Assistance, Health Education, and more.
to reserve your seat limited seating, covid spacing Please call Director Judy at 716-536-1261

Kids Birthday Corner now coming to you!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY - LET'S CELEBRATE YOU!!!! Any parent that would like to celebrate their Child's Birthday, 0-18 yrs, Please send a photo 2 weeks in advance and a picture will be posted on the Wright Community Center FB page for the whole town to see!! Please send photos to Director Judy Moore @ judymoore6963@gmail.com    Our Wright Community Center is here to celebrate You!!!!!

Akron-Newstead-Clarence Tender Paws Pet Food Pantry.  All distributions have been cancelled.  If you need pet food, please call for an appointment for a drive by pickup. Please call Founder -President - Judy Moore @ 716-536-1261.

Residents Advocacy - Since 2019, I have helped all the tenants in our Mobile Home Park Communities, and Renters across NY State, with  Rent Cap Regulations, and co wrote the 3% Rent Cap Bill #5763 with Paul Bologna and Mike Norris,  and I am very proud to call Akron, My Home Town Community. I will continue to advocate to help you all in any way I can.

Rent Help during the Virus Update - Governor Como informed all renters of the rent forgiveness for 90 days.  Please  call your landlord, and discuss your personal situation, and ask for help and their understanding during this difficult time.

Hearts & Hands - offices not opened for the next 10 weeks. They are taking phone calls only for Medical and grocery trips, and they are also doing Friendly Phone Calls to Clients during this time.  All other businesses through phone calls only. Please call Tabitha directly.

Newsteader on FB - constant updates and posting places that clients have been contaminated at.

Family to Family Support - With Naomi - she is available for support services, out reach, crisis and peer support, please call her directly.

Alzheimer's Support Group -   Please call Patty, the Association is halting all person meetings until further notice, but will offer a teleconference line 24/7, the phone number is  1-800-272-3900.