“Adopt” a Family for the Holidays

FSW’s annual Adopt a Family gift drive makes the holidays brighter for Westchester families who are unable to buy essentials and gifts this holiday season. The holidays can be an extremely difficult time of year for families and children who have been struggling, and this drive provides families in need with the holiday of their […]

October 22 – Youth Action Training for High Schoolers

Calling all Westchester high school students! Please join us at this one-of-kind annual conference by and for teens who want to learn more about topics like gun violence, mental health and social media, sexist stereotypes, racism and bias, voting and current events, intersectionality and more! Sessions are youth-led. All high school students are welcome. Groups […]

Give the Gift of Thanksgiving to a Local Family

For some, the prospect of Thanksgiving brings joy, celebration and a renewed sense of gratitude.  For others, particularly those who are living with difficult economic circumstances and don’t have the financial means for a Thanksgiving meal, it is a time of profound worry.  However,  you have the power to alleviate their worry, and bring joyfulness […]

December 20 – Adoption Orientation

Our Westchester County adoption experts have been helping individuals and couples build their dream families through adoption for over 65 years, and we would consider it a privilege to help you. To learn more about FSW Adoption and Children’s Services, click here. Our free monthly Adoption Orientations will provide more information. We require that all […]

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Tuesdays: Music and Movement Zoom for Seniors

We are delivering no-cost virtual dementia services so that adults 50+ and their caregivers can feel less isolated.  The support includes social stimulation, engaging experiences, case management and teletherapy. Virtual Dementia Support for Seniors The online groups meet about 4-6 times per week via Zoom and include music, trivia, crafts, crosswords and other topics of […]

FSW to Host Job Fair for Early Childhood Program in Port Chester

8/22/22 – Port Chester, NY – Family Services of Westchester (FSW) will be hosting an Early Education Program Job Fair for all people interested in learning about opportunities with their Head Start program in Port Chester. It will be held on August 15, 2022 from 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. at 55 S. Main St. […]

September 10 – Junior Board Tennis Party Fundraiser

  Join us for the Junior Board of FSW’s Tennis Party September 10th 5:00 PM: Round Robin 7:00 PM: BBQ and Drinks The Coveleigh Club 459 Stuyvesant Ave, Rye, NY 10580 Come to play tennis, or just join us for the BBQ dinner! Sponsorship opportunities available. Proceeds benefit the Junior Board’s Enrichment Fund that enriches […]

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 12th 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, […]

FSW Awarded $15,000 Youth Advocacy Grant from Westchester Community Foundation 

7/14/2022 – Purchase, NY – Family Services of Westchester (FSW) has been awarded a $15,000 grant to continue promoting youth advocacy through its Westchester County Youth Councils (WCYC) program. The WCYC promotes civic engagement among youth of all backgrounds in Westchester County. The grant was made possible by the Westchester Community Foundation, a division of […]