Ribbon Cutting for FSW’s Lanza Family Center for All Ages

video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player Tuesday, February 24th, 2015, FSW, along with more than 100 local dignitaries, supporters and guests celebrated the culmination of a goal set years ago–to bring a state-of-the-art intergenerational facility to White Plains– with a ribbon cutting ceremony at the new Lanza Family Center for All Ages. Nick Wolff, FSW’s Chairman…[More]

Family Services of Westchester (FSW) Seeks Foster Parents

2/4/2015 Westchester County is currently faced with a shortage of homes for foster care children with special needs and Family Services of Westchester (FSW) wants to partner with you so that every child can find a safe, caring, and supportive place to live.  Our Therapeutic Foster Care program serves children of all social, economic and…[More]

Family Services of Westchester Announces Opening of Lanza Family Center for All Ages

January 24, 2015 Family Services of Westchester (FSW) will celebrate the opening of the Lanza Family Center for All Ages in White Plains, NY, on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. The Center, modeled after My Second Home, FSW’s award-winning intergenerational program in Mt. Kisco, will bring children, teens and seniors together…[More]

Courtney Rabb Joins FSW as New Vice President for Development and External Affairs

FSW is pleased to announce the appointment of Courtney Rabb as Vice President for Development and External Affairs.  Courtney brings a decade of expertise in development, communications and marketing to her new role at the agency.  Previously, she led the Development Department of the Animal Medical Center in Manhattan and was a member of the…[More]

Family Services of Westchester, Inc. (FSW) Awarded Three-Year $902,064 Grant for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias Initiative

October 2014–Family Services of Westchester, Inc. (FSW) has been awarded a three-year grant by the federal Administration on Aging to implement a four-pronged initiative designed to strengthen Westchester County’s ability to serve adults with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (ADRD) and their caregivers.  The ultimate goal of the initiative is to reduce the disproportionate access…[More]

My Second Home of Family Services of Westchester Selected for 2014 Outstanding Adult Day Center Award

September 2014–My Second Home, Family Services of Westchester, Inc.’s (FSW’s) social model adult day and intergenerational program in Mt. Kisco, has been selected by the National Adult Day Services Association (NADSA) for a 2014 Outstanding Adult Day Center Award.  In the congratulatory letter announcing the award, the Association noted that My Second Home’s staff deserves…[More]

Work Begins on Family Services of Westchester’s Lanza Family Center for All Ages in White Plains

August 2014-  Board and Staff members of Family Services of Westchester, Inc. (FSW) gathered this morning at 106 North Broadway, the site of the agency’s forthcoming Lanza  Family Center for All Ages, to formally begin construction on this exciting new project.  The Mayor of White Plains, Thomas Roach, and the City’s Planning Commissioner, Elizabeth Cheteney,…[More]

Spring 2014 Girl-Topia, The Sharing Shelf of FSW’s Boutique for Girls

April 2014 – Spring is in the air and in homes across Westchester, families are opening their drawers and closets to bring out their T-shirts, shorts and lightweight jackets to welcome the warmer weather. For a sizable percentage of Westchester families, the nice weather poses a challenge – how to find clothing for growing children…[More]

Family Services of Westchester’s RideConnect Program Awarded Renewed Funding Through 2017

January 2014–Family Services of Westchester, Inc. (FSW) announced today that its RideConnect Program, an information and referral service providing transportation options for older adults (60+), those with disabilities and home health care workers in northern Westchester, has been awarded renewed federal funding to continue the program through March 2017. The funding was awarded by the Department of Transportation…[More]

Swiss Re Foundation Selects Family Services of Westchester as Armonk Office Charity of the Year 2014

December 2013–Family Services of Westchester, Inc. (FSW) was recently selected by the Swiss Re Armonk Office as Charity of the Year 2014, receiving a $100,000 donation from the Swiss Re Foundation to support our new Center for All Ages.  Swiss Re has been a long-time supporter of FSW’s programs, and throughout the years has generously…[More]