The mission of the Family Service Society of Yonkers is to be the premier provider of human services through a range of programs focusing on home health care, diverse family supports, guardianship and advocacy for individuals and families, which will enhance their quality of life.
Individual, family, and couple therapy; effective parenting workshops; children’s social skills groups; older adult services and referral; support groups for care givers; youth outreach, child therapy; outdoor adventure program for youth 11-13.
Provides advocacy services to children at risk of educational failure; emphasis on educationally-handicapped children, truants, drop-outs, suspended children, children returning to school from residential placement, and families needing assistance enrolling children in new school systems in Westchester County. Youth are trained in advocacy techniques. Parents, students, professionals, and local community groups are educated on relevant issues. Networks of communication with public and private agencies working with at-risk youth are developed and expanded.
Westchester Independent Living Center
10 County Center Road 2nd floor
White Plains, NY 10607
(914) 682-3926 (Voice)
(914) 682-8518 (FAX) Contact@wilc.org Directions to WILC
Putnam Independent Living Services
1441 Route 22, Suite 204
(Tompkins Mahopac Bank building)
Brewster, New York 10509
845-228-7460 (Fax) www.PutnamILS.org Directions to PILS
Yonkers Outreach Officce
Pathways to Success
75 Riverdale Avenue
Yonkers, New York 10701