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Monthly Archives: March 2016

Services Update: Red Hook office closed on Friday, March 25th

FoF’s Red Hook office will be closed on Friday, March 25th with normal operations resuming on Monday. Have a great weekend!

FoF ringing the NYSE closing bell today/closing early

We are happy to announce that Friends of Firefighters will be ringing the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange today at 4PM. You can watch the live stream of the event at https://www.nyse.com/bell. Due to this event, the office will be closing at 2:15 this afternoon.

Gary Sinise made Honorary Battalion Chief

Today, actor and long-time FoF supporter Gary Sinise was made Honorary Battalion Chief by the FDNY. He was joined by fellow Honorary Battalion Chief Nancy Carbone, FoF Executive Director, and Danny Prince, FoF Board of Directors, who holds the title of Honorary Deputy Chief.

Congratulations, Gary! We are looking forward to working together for many years to come.

Monday, March 21st: This week at FoF

SERVICES
Services are offered to FDNY firefighters and their family members free of charge in all 5 boroughs and Long Island. Below is an overview by day – visit our services page for more information.

DAILY:
Peer Support Program / Contact FoF to be connected

MONDAY:
Counseling / Queens / 11AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 6PM / By Appointment
Financial Guidance / Brooklyn / 10AM – 3PM / By appointment

TUESDAY:
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Woodbury / 1PM – 5PM / By Appointment

WEDNESDAY:
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Bronx / 12:30 – 6:30PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Manhattan / By Appointment
Acupuncture / Brooklyn / 10AM – 4PM / By Appointment
Yoga / Staten Island / 10:15 – 11:15AM

THURSDAY:
Acupuncture / Manhattan / 10AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Queens / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Yoga with Cecilia & Friends / Rockaway Park / 7:30 – 8:30PM
Women’s Group / Brooklyn / 11:30-1PM

FRIDAY:
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Manhattan / Flexible Hours / By Appointment

Thanks to the van Ameringen Foundation, we are able to offer expanded mental health hours in Manhattan, Woodbury, Brooklyn, and Staten Island

 

Monday, March 14th: This week at FoF

SERVICES
Services are offered to FDNY firefighters and their family members free of charge in all 5 boroughs and Long Island. Below is an overview by day – visit our services page for more information.

DAILY:
Peer Support Program / Contact FoF to be connected

MONDAY:
Counseling / Queens / 11AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 6PM / By Appointment
Financial Guidance / Brooklyn / 10AM – 3PM / By appointment

TUESDAY:
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Woodbury / 1PM – 5PM / By Appointment

WEDNESDAY:
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Bronx / 12:30 – 6:30PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Manhattan / By Appointment
Acupuncture / Brooklyn / 10AM – 4PM / By Appointment
Yoga / Staten Island / 10:15 – 11:15AM

THURSDAY:
Acupuncture / Manhattan / 10AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Queens / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Yoga with Cecilia & Friends / Rockaway Park / 7:30 – 8:30PM

FRIDAY:
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Manhattan / Flexible Hours / By Appointment

Thanks to the van Ameringen Foundation, we are able to offer expanded mental health hours in Manhattan, Woodbury, Brooklyn, and Staten Island