Celebrate the Sharing Shelf of FSW’s Fifth Birthday October 19, 2014

The Sharing Shelf of FSW will celebrate five successful years of providing new and gently used children’s clothing and other essential items to Westchester families in need on Sunday, October 19, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Raymour and Flanigan in White Plains.  All are welcome to join the festivities–entertainment, light refreshments and…[More]

Fall Girl-Topia 2014: We need your help!

Girl-Topia is a one-day free, special shopping boutique for girls ages 13-18 from families in financial need.  The Sharing Shelf invites girls to attend the event through the recommendation of social service agencies, schools, food pantries and community groups. Each attendee may choose more than a week’s worth of clothing from the display of thousands…[More]

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]

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]

Camp Viva – August 17-23, 2014

Camp Viva, FSW’s one week sleep-away camp and year round follow-up program for families affected by or infected with HIV/AIDS, is set to begin its 20th Anniversary year of operation.  To learn more about the program, click here.

Let’s Talk About: Senior Moment…Is it Normal Aging, Dementia, or Alzheimer’s, August 19

Family Services of Westchester, Inc. will present our second in a series of “Let’s Talk About…” community awareness discussions on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at the Raymour & Flanigan showroom in White Plains.  A panel of experts including representatives from the Alzheimer’s Association and FSW’s My Second Home, an intergenerational adult day program in Mt….[More]

Big Brothers Big Sisters Summer Games–July 12, 2014

BBBS Summer Games are returning to Rye Country Day School on Saturday, July 12, 2014.   This year marks the 10th annual celebration for our Bigs and Littles, who are invited, along with their families, to enjoy a day of fun and games, arts and crafts, food and prizes.

Youth Action Training November 14-16, 2014

Applications are available for Westchester County youth interested in participating in FSW’s Youth Action Training, a three-day youth led educational conference where teens can deepen knowledge about important issues, build leadership skills, and connect with other young change-makers!  The 2014 training will take place at the White Plains Public Library on November 14th from 10:30am-4:30pm,…[More]

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

The focus of Mental Health Awareness month in 2014 is “Mind Your Health, ” encouraging individuals to make the connection between mental health and overall health.   With our seven Family Centers located throughout Westchester County, FSW is eager to help individuals and families who are struggling with issues such as depression, anxiety, addiction, post…[More]

Benefit Concert to Support Big Brothers Big Sisters, May 30, 2014

On Friday, May 30, several talented musicians from Edgemont High School will present, Classics in Concert, an evening of superb classical performances, to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of FSW.  The concert will take place from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Edgemont High School Auditorium, 200 White Oak Lane, Scarsdale, NY.   Student admission…[More]