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Throughout a week in December 2023, over 100 donors stopped by the Center for All Ages in White Plains to drop off an impressive number of gifts for 270 families, as part of Family Services of Westchester’s Adopt a Family program. Twenty-four volunteers helped unload donors’ cars and fill case manager’s vehicles with beautifully wrapped[...]
Gap stores gave the gift of warmth to our Port Chester Head Start children! Paul Lira with Gap stopped by the Head Start Center to personally deliver the bags filled with jackets, sweaters, hats, mittens, socks, and booties to Sheilly Aguilar, Family Advocate at the Head Start Center. THANK YOU to Paul and his colleagues!
     For the second consecutive year, Target in Port Chester provided gift cards for two low-income families from Port Chester and served by Family Services of Westchester, to  fulfill their holiday wish lists. Staff from Family Services of Westchester shopped with the Target staff in gathering the requested items that the family specified. Coats,[...]
Join the FSW Junior Board in their support of early childhood programs by participating in their Holiday Toy Drive. Visit this link to access the teachers’ wish list by clicking here. Items will be shipped directly to the centers. We appreciate your support and wish you Happy Holidays!
Join us for a day filled with inspiration, education, and empowerment at the Annual Youth Action Training, hosted by FSW’s Westchester County Youth Council on Saturday, December 2. This year, we’re excited to bring you an array of engaging and insightful workshops, all created and facilitated by the dedicated members of the Youth Council. The[...]
ACME Markets/Albertsons Foundation Nourishing Neighbors donated $5,000 to support breakfast food for our Early Childhood Education Program (Head Start). Acme also provided $10,000 in ACME supermarket gift cards to be provided to Head Start families.  
Thank you to the Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation for a $15,000 grant to support providing bags of healthy food items to the children of our early childhood education program, all of whom live below the poverty threshold.   
Volunteers needed to receive and distribute donated food for the White Plains Head Start and Early Head Start families to take home for the weekend. Receive and carry the food bags into the center and prepare them for delivery to the classrooms. Opportunities are available twice a month. For more information, please send an email[...]
  Join us for the Junior Board of FSW’s Tennis Party September 17th 3:00 PM: Round Robin 5:00 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 the[...]
We currently have job openings in our early childhood programs throughout Westchester County. What we offer: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits Package Professional Development Rewarding Environment Some of the positions available include: Lead Teachers Special Education Teachers Assistant Teachers Floating Assistant Teachers Health Specialists Family Advocates Administrative Assistants Food Aides FSW’s Head Start/Early Head Start[...]