Shop & Drop: Recruiting Volunteers To Do Grocery and Medication Delivery for Seniors

FSW’s RideConnect program is recruiting volunteers to do shopping and delivery of groceries and medication for seniors. RideConnect’s core mission is to provide transportation resources for older adults 60+, and it is mobilizing quickly to meet the new demand for delivery services to seniors. Their vast database of seniors in Westchester and Southern Putnam Counties…[More]

COVID-19 Update, Mobilizing to Help

Serving 30,000 people a year with counseling, education and support during a crisis, FSW is one of the pillars of health in this Westchester community. Here are some of the ways we have mobilized to help during the COVID-19 outbreak: Our mental health clinicians have been conducting a record-breaking 1,300 therapy sessions per week via…[More]

Volunteer Drivers Enable Angelina to Continue Community Work in Yonkers

Without FSW’s RideConnect transportation for seniors, Angelina would be paying hundreds of dollars for her weekly bus trips, or worse, $1,500 a year in taxi fees for her weekly church mission trips. With those savings, she now chooses to help others through her church.   As she stood at the bus stop one sunny May…[More]

It Was a Valentine’s Day for All Ages at FSW

  Teens from our Youth Residences were able to experience the joy of lifting up others at last Thursday’s Valentine’s Day Celebration at FSW’s Center for All Ages in White Plains.  Special needs preschoolers from our Prime Time program and seniors with mental health needs from our assisted-living residential program also joined in the festivities….[More]