*As of April 1st, 2019 we will no longer accept Medicare as a qualifier for the Arts Access program because it is not deemed as an income-based benefit. If you apply with a Medicare card your application will not be processed.*
You can register for the Arts Access Pass four different ways:
1 - Register online here (SEE BELOW) at our website. You will be asked to upload a copy of proof for qualification, including but not limited to: an image of your NYS Benefit Card, HEAP statement, SNAP or Medicaid card. (Please allow at least 2 weeks for processing)
2 - Print out a paper application by clicking here and mail it to our office with the appropriate postage and address it to Arts Access, 2495 Main Street, Suite 422, Buffalo, NY 14214
3 - Call our office at 716-833-3004 ext. 514 to have an application mailed to you. Our Program Coordinator is only in the office on Tuesdays and Thursdays. If we do not answer, please leave a detailed message with your name and address and we will mail you an application.
4 - Visit one of our sign up locations below to fill out an application. The Arts Access pass will then be mailed to you. Please allow 1-2 weeks for processing.
716-882-8700 716-833-3004 x514
Community Health Center of Niagara Delavan Grider Community Center
2715 Highland Ave., Niagara Falls, NY 14305 877 East Delavan Avenue
716-278-4418 ext. 5333 716-896-7021
Niagara Falls Public Library Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Art Center
1425 Main Street, Niagara Falls, NY 14305 617 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14203
West Side Community Services
161 Vermont St., Buffalo, NY 14213
429 Plymouth Ave, Buffalo, NY 14213