Financial Exploitation Support Group for Older Adults

Financial exploitation is a form of elder abuse that is dangerously on the rise these days. If you’re a Mount Vernon resident who’s age 50 or older, FSW’s Elder Abuse and Victim Assistance program wants to protect you! If you’ve ever been scammed or felt pressured to give money to family or friends, please join…[More]

Holiday Gratitude Abounds at Head Start

It’s beginning to look a LOT like Holiday Gratitude Central over at FSW’s Lanza Family Center for All Ages and other Head Start locations in White Plains! We hardly know where to BEGIN expressing our thanks to all of the individuals and community groups whose generosity is making the holidays extra special for our preschoolers…[More]

Citrin Cooperman Donates New Winter Coats to Big Brothers Big Sisters

  Accounting and financial advisory firm Citrin Cooperman may think globally with offices around the world, but they acted locally last week when three of their volunteers delivered 50 festively wrapped bags containing brand-new winter coats, hats and gloves to the children in our Big Brothers Big Sisters program. We thank you, and the families…[More]

Veterans Services Hosts “This Is Why We Stand” Podcast at Center for All Ages

It was “Good Morning, Center for All Ages!” once again on Saturday, January 11, 2020 as FSW’s Lanza Family Center for All Ages in White Plains became a recording studio for Westchester Talk Radio’s popular veterans’ podcast (now also available on video), This Is Why We Stand. That’s when Andrea Molina, FSW’s Director of Veterans…[More]

Thank You for Your Support on #GivingTuesday!

  From adoption and foster care to Head Start and Big Brothers Big Sisters, our team here at FSW has been dedicated to helping needy Westchester children and families reach their potential and thrive since 1954. On #GivingTuesday, December 3rd, we were especially grateful for your generous support of our mission at http://bit.ly/FSWGivingTuesday. Your gifts…[More]