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Monthly Archives: May 2016

May’s Firehouse Kitchen Talk

The next Firehouse Kitchen Talk will take place on Tuesday, May 31, and will feature Chief John Plant and Capt. John Vigiano, Sr. Their presentation will feature many home videos that give a first-person view of different fires throughout New York City, highlighting different types of construction and quirks of some building styles.

 

Manhattan Fundraiser for Friends of Firefighters

Trey Morgan, FoF Board of Directors member and national radio personality, will be hosting a fundraiser to benefit FoF on Wednesday, May 25th. He will be a Celebrity Bartender at Rochelle’s NYC from 8-11PM. All tips go directly toward counseling and wellness services for FDNY firefighters, active and retired, and their families. Come out, show your support, and tip well!

 

Generosity Brooklyn 5K

We had a great time at the Generosity Brooklyn 5K on Sunday! Many thanks to all of our participants and supporters. So far, we have raised over $10,000!

We are still a little over $4,000 away from our goal of $15,000. Can you help us reach it?

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
Counseling / Staten Island / 11AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Acupuncture / Brooklyn / 10AM-4PM / By Appointment

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

WEDNESDAY:
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Bronx / 12:30 – 6:30PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Manhattan / By Appointment
On the Arm Breakfast / Brooklyn / 8-11AM
Acupuncture / Brooklyn / 10AM – 4PM / By Appointment
Yoga / Staten Island / 10:15 – 11:15AM

THURSDAY:
Counseling / Queens / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Acupuncture / Manhattan / 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

 

Monday, May 2nd: 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
Counseling / Staten Island / 11AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Acupuncture / Brooklyn / 10AM-4PM / 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 / Staten Island / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Manhattan / By Appointment
Acupuncture / Brooklyn / 10AM – 4PM / By Appointment
Yoga / Staten Island / 10:15 – 11:15AM

THURSDAY:
Counseling / Queens / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Counseling / Brooklyn / 9AM – 5PM / By Appointment
Acupuncture / Manhattan / 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