FSW Board of Directors to Match Donations, Now Through #GivingTuesday

FSW Board of Directors to Match Donations, Now Through #GivingTuesday Port Chester, NY– Family Services of Westchester (FSW), one of the oldest and largest social services and mental health agencies in Westchester County, announced today that it will participate in #GivingTuesday (December 1), a global day of giving. FSW’s Board of Directors announced at its November…[More]

The Sharing Shelf Teen Boutique 2015

Port Chester, NY:  On Saturday, November 14th, 2015, The Sharing Shelf of Family Services of Westchester (FSW) held its seventh semi-annual Teen Boutique event for teenage girls at the New York Covenant Church in New Rochelle, NY.  Nearly 170 girls from communities throughout Westchester County had an opportunity to “shop” for clothing, shoes and accessories,…[More]

Family Services of Westchester to Distribute Thanksgiving Meals to Westchester County Veterans

White Plains, NY – This Thanksgiving, 85 veterans and their families in Westchester County will receive a free holiday meal thanks to the collaborative efforts of Family Services of Westchester, Inc. (FSW), Veterans’ Angels, the Patriot Housing Initiative and other veteran serving organizations.  FSW has facilitated referrals from nearly a dozen veteran organizations to ensure that…[More]

The Sharing Shelf of FSW: Teen Boutique

New Rochelle, NY – A Free Shopping Day for Teenaged Girls from families in financial need WHEN: Saturday, November 14, 2015, 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. WHERE: The New York Covenant Church, 500 Main Street, New Rochelle, NY  10801 WHAT: The Sharing Shelf, a program of Family Services of Westchester (FSW) announces its Fall Teen…[More]

FSW’s My Second Home – White Plains Open House

White Plains, NY—Family Services of Westchester, Inc. (FSW) invites members of the community to attend an open house at My Second Home-White Plains, on any one of three days—Monday, October 19, Tuesday, October 20, or Wednesday, October 21, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Free memory screenings conducted by the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America…[More]

Sixth Annual Schwartz Family Circle of Friends Fishing Outing with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Family Services of Westchester

Sixth Annual Schwartz Family Circle of Friends Fishing Outing with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Family Services of Westchester On Thursday, August 13, 2015, participants in Family Services of Westchester’s Big Brothers Big Sisters Program, an affiliate of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, will gather at the Glen Island Pier in New Rochelle to board…[More]

FSW and Big Brothers Big Sisters of FSW are Selected to Receive Grant as Part of GEICO Grand Opening in Yonkers–June 30, 2015

A celebration to mark the Grand Opening of a new GEICO local office in Yonkers will be held on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at 1915 Central Park Avenue in Yonkers. FSW’s President and CEO, Susan B. Wayne, will be on hand to accept a $5,000 donation in support of…[More]

FSW Welcomes New Leadership at My Second Home in Mt. Kisco and Opens a Second My Second Home in White Plains

06/04/2015 Family Services of Westchester, Inc. (FSW) is pleased to announce the appointment of Karen Bisignano, LMSW, as the Director of My Second Home, our social model adult day and intergenerational program in Mt. Kisco. Ms. Bisignano replaces long-time Director Rina Bellamy, who recently left the agency in order to pursue her interests in Hospice…[More]

The Sharing Shelf of FSW holds Teen Boutique at Carver Center It’s Sixth Free Shopping Day for Teen Girls

04/30/2015 – On Sunday, April 26th, the gym at Port Chester’s Carver Center hummed with activity, and it wasn’t the usual sound of basketballs as the bounce reverberated off the wood floor. The Sharing Shelf of Family Services of Westchester (FSW), assisted by more than 200 community volunteers, transformed the gym into a one-day shopping…[More]

FSW’s SNUG Program in Mt. Vernon Receives International Attention

04/30/2015 – On Friday, April 24th and Saturday, April 25, Family Services of Westchester’s (FSW’s) SNUG program in Mt. Vernon welcomed Mohammed Asideh a representative from Cure Violence International who was visiting from the Middle East to observe the program in action.  Mr. Asideh will be training teams of Cure Violence workers from countries throughout…[More]