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Backpack Packing at the Sharing Shelf is a Real Team Effort

The Sharing Shelf of FSW’s warehouse was bustling with activity on Wednesday, August 27th as volunteers filled nearly 600 backpacks with notebooks, binders, pencils, pens, flash drives and highlighters for students heading back to school next week.  Joining Program Director Deborah Blatt in the effort were Westchester government officials including County Executive Chief of Staff…[More]

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Camp Viva Marks 20 Years with Panel for AIDS Memorial Quilt

As part of FSW’s effort to mark 20 years of Camp Viva, our one week sleep-away camp and year- round follow-up program for individuals and families affected by or infected with HIV/AIDS, the Camp Viva team presented this beautiful, commemorative quilt panel to the NAMES Project Foundation for their AIDS Memorial Quilt on Thursday, August…[More]

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Let’s Talk About…Senior Moments

FSW held it’s second in a series of community conversations on topics of importance at the Raymour and Flanigan store in White Plains on Tuesday, August 19th.  The focus of this discussion was Senior Moments…Is it Normal Aging,  Dementia or Alzheimer’s?  A panel of experts, including Rina Bellamy, Director of My Second Home, Patricia Gaston…[More]

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My Second Home Selected for 2014 Outstanding Adult Day Center Award

We are thrilled to announce that My Second Home of FSW has been selected to receive a 2014 Outstanding Adult Day Center Award by the National Adult Day Services Association.  The award will be presented at the Association’s annual conference in October.   Congratulations to a well-deserving staff who have been recognized for their “expertise, experience,…[More]

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Swing 4 Kids Golf Event–September 23, 2014 to Benefit BBBS

On Tuesday, September 23, 2014, FSW will be hosting a golf outing at the Pelham Bay/Split Rock Golf Course to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of FSW.  Join us for a round of golf, a barbeque lunch, cocktails and a dinner reception, while supporting our ongoing efforts to provide mentors for at-risk youth in Westchester…[More]