Archives for April 2015

The Sharing Shelf of FSW holds Teen Boutique at Carver Center It’s Sixth Free Shopping Day for Teen Girls

04/30/2015 – On Sunday, April 26th, the gym at Port Chester’s Carver Center hummed with activity, and it wasn’t the usual sound of basketballs as the bounce reverberated off the wood floor. The Sharing Shelf of Family Services of Westchester (FSW), assisted by more than 200 community volunteers, transformed the gym into a one-day shopping…[More]

FSW’s SNUG Program in Mt. Vernon Receives International Attention

04/30/2015 – On Friday, April 24th and Saturday, April 25, Family Services of Westchester’s (FSW’s) SNUG program in Mt. Vernon welcomed Mohammed Asideh a representative from Cure Violence International who was visiting from the Middle East to observe the program in action.  Mr. Asideh will be training teams of Cure Violence workers from countries throughout…[More]

Recreational Volunteers for The Lanza Family Center for All Ages in White Plains

FSW’s Lanza Family Center for All Ages, located in White Plains, offers a comprehensive intergenerational social adult day program for older adults. We are seeking individuals to assist in a variety of recreational activity programs with senior participants, some of whom suffer from  Alzheimer’s or some form of cognitive loss. We are seeking compassionate and caring individuals…[More]

NY Yankee Dellin Betances to Help Family Services of Westchester Inaugurate Programming at Lanza Family Center for All Ages

04/28/2015 – Family Services of Westchester (FSW) is thrilled to announce that NY Yankee Dellin Betances will join us to mark the beginning of operations at The Lanza Family Center for All Ages in White Plains, with a reception on Wednesday, April 29, 2015.  Swiss Re, a leading wholesale provider of reinsurance, insurance and other…[More]

Latino Connections Participants Treated to a Spa Day

04/25/2015 – On Friday, April 24th, 2015 the Carver Center in Port Chester, N.Y. hosted a Spa Day for members of Latino Connections, a program of Family Services of Westchester [FSW].  Sandra Batista, Program Coordinator of ADAPT and Latino Connections at FSW, organized the event.  For these hard working Latina mothers this was a rare,…[More]

First Fridays!

It’s the first of the Month! First Fridays encourages families to eat a meal together and local restaurants offer discounts to families who show their Port Chester Cares key card. In many communities around the country, First Fridays is a year-round event that spur the local economy and supports local families. Family dinners are shown…[More]

Junior Board Wine Tasting – May 13, 2015

Join us for our Junior Board’s our annual Wine Tasting at Tarry Wine. Buy Tickets Email us for information at: juniorboard@fsw.org.