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 […]

Gun Violence Awareness Series for Teens

This July, be a part of a politically diverse group of high schoolers and participate in a gun violence discussion for two hours each week! Hosted by the Westchester County Youth Councils (WCYC) of Family Services of Westchester (FSW), this three-week series will tackle and dive deep into the gun violence crisis. 8th-12th graders are […]

FSW’s Junior Board Announces Wine Tasting to Benefit Local Youth and Families

05/16/2022 Purchase, NY – The Junior Board of FSW of Family Services of Westchester (FSW), today announced that it will host its Eleventh Annual Wine Tasting and Shopping Event at Wainwright House in Rye on June 6 from 7:00pm – 9:00 PM.  There will be wine samplings, hors d’oeuvres and a variety of specialty merchants. […]

June 6 – Junior Board Wine Tasting

Join the Junior Board of FSW’s 11th Annual Wine Tasting June 6th from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM   G. Griffin Wine & Spirits in Rye is curating the wine vendors for the evening, and there will be over 20 wines to sample. Some of the shopping vendors include: Lady Ming, The Chintz Giraffe, Ilyes Pieces, Barre Bodywear […]

Support Groups For Coping with COVID, Anxiety, Loss and Stress

FSW is a proud provider agency of NY Project Hope, New York State’s COVID-19 Crisis Counseling Program. FSW is offering individuals and families FREE, confidential, and anonymous emotional support. There are weekly virtual support groups for youth and adults including: Parental Burnout During the Pandemic Parenting Stress During the Pandemic- Bilingual (Spanish/English) Quarantine Support-Emotional Wellbeing Support […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]