October 28 – Junior Board Pampered Chef Zoom Party

The Junior Board of FSW is hosting a Pampered Chef Zoom Party as a fundraiser on October, 28 at 7:30pm. A percentage of all sales with go to FSW Junior Boards budget helping fund grants and programs in need for 2021-2022. You can shop now until October 31st by clicking here: www.pamperedchef.com/party/fswjuniorboard   Zoom link…[More]

FSW Youth Celebrate “Non-Profit of the Night” with NY Liberty

It was the night of a lifetime for our youth and families at the New York Liberty game when FSW was honored with “Non-Profit of the Night.” They witnessed some of their first professional athletes, developed new friendships and strengthened family bonds.   The youth and families that attended the game rely on our services…[More]

ANNOUNCEMENT: Head Start and Early Head Start Locations

We’re Adding More Locations! FSW is adding Head Start and Early Head Start locations across Westchester. These locations were previously administered by WestCOP and are being transitioned by the Office of Head Start (OHS) to FSW effective September 1, 2021. Head Start & Early Head Start Locations Transitioned from WestCOP to FSW Mount Vernon Head…[More]

Sept 1 – Job Fair Head Start Site Directors, Family Advocates, Teachers and Teaching Assistants

FSW will be hosting a Head Start/Early Head Start  job fair on Wednesday, September 1st from 10am-2pm at our Port Chester office (55 S Main Street, 4th floor, Port Chester, NY 10573). We are hiring qualified Site Directors, Family Advocates, Teachers and Teaching Assistants. Attendees are asked to bring resumes. Any questions can be directed…[More]

NY Liberty Game Night Benefiting our Youth

    Join us or enable a child to see our local WNBA team play on August 27! NY Liberty has chosen FSW as their Nonprofit of the Night when they play against Phoenix Mercury.   For each ticket purchased, FSW’s Junior Board will donate a ticket for a client to attend.*   NY Liberty…[More]

White Plains Head Start Now Enrolling Students for 2021-22

June 18, 2021 – Family Services of Westchester (FSW)’s Head Start and Early Head Start programs in White Plains are now accepting applicants for enrollment in the 2021-2022 school year. The program is free for income eligible families living in the White Plains School District, serving children from birth to 5 years old. Pregnant women and infants receive…[More]

Donate to Backpack Program and Promote Educational Equity This Fall

Family Services of Westchester is pleased to partner with The Sharing Shelf on the launch of its 11th annual Backpacks to School program to provide new backpacks and new school supplies to low-income children and teens in Westchester County. More than 5,000 children in FSW programs have benefited from this initiative over the past decade,…[More]

Head Start Preschool Enrolling Now

  FSW’s Head Start preschool and early childhood education is enrolling now for the 2021-2022 school year. The program serves low income families including pregnant women and children 0–5 years old. Give your child a Head Start! Our programs include: Early Head Start: for infants and toddlers under the age of 3, as well as…[More]

June 21 – Junior Board Wine Tasting

Join the Junior Board of FSW’s 10th Annual Wine Tasting June 21st from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM $50 donation to include wine tasting and hors d’oeuvres. RSVP below by June 19th. Proceeds to benefit the Junior Board Enrichment Fund.Junior Board’s Enrichment Fund enriches the lives of the children and families in FSW’s programs through special programs, field trips and…[More]

Two Former Educators Lead Volunteer Tutor Initiative for FSW Youth

Harriet Stein of New York City and Lynn Schmeidler of Dobbs Ferry shared the same concerns about the impact of COVID on education for vulnerable students. They knew that virtual schooling would expand the existing educational inequities in local schools. As a result, they created a remote tutoring initiative to serve FSW’s students in need….[More]