"Building A Better Community Together"

"FLARE, Inc. programs are sponsored in part by the City of Buffalo Urban Renewal Agency through the Community Development Block Grant and/or HOME Program(s), New York State, and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. "

Effective Wednesday July 1, 2020 our office will be opened by appointment only and all clients must follow State and Federal guidelines until further notice to reduce the spread of COVID-19. You must have proper Personal Protection Equipment such as mask and gloves to schedule an appointment. We will continue to follow State and Federal guidelines changes do to the COVID-19.

The following updates to programs and services:

  • All inquiries for assistance with emergency roofing, emergency repair (sewer line, main water line, non-working furnace, boiler or hot water tank and defective main electrical panel) Target/Focus, 50/50 program, DCCP and HGH Programs must be done via telephone.
  • Apartment Application: can be requested by sending email to info@flarecenter.org

For further questions feel free to contact us at 716-838-6740

Fillmore Leroy Area Residents, Inc. (FLARE) is dedicated to assisting the residents of Buffalo with their housing concerns.  FLARE is a full-service community development agency that has been located in the Masten Council District in the City of Buffalo since 1974.   FLARE's efforts are focused on assisting low-moderate income individuals to secure, maintain and repair their homes, improving their communities and increasing economic development in the neighborhoods in which it serves.