News

  • Update from Liz Bahr, Director of Family’s Darmstadt Shelter for Homeless Individuals June 23, 2020 - Liz Bahr is the Director of Family’s Darmstadt Shelter for Homeless Individuals (families who are experiencing homelessness stay at the Family Inn on the same campus in Kingston). ” So much has changed about how we are working,” observes Bahr. “We never closed.  All of our staff are working but we had to completely change […]
  • An update from Emily Trotter Bodie, Program Director for Non Resident Domestic Violence Services June 23, 2020 - “This is traumatic for everyone.” Emily’s staff, like many Family employees, are working from home, juggling work, children and the impact of COVID 19. “More than half of my staff have had a family member ill and one person was ill herself.  It has been a huge adjustment. The support from my co-Program Director, Karen […]
  • Virtual Royal Crown Open Golf Tournament in Support of Midway June 11, 2020 - Virtual Royal Crown Open Golf Tournament in Support of Midway  $100 per person gets you 1 round of 18 holes plus pizza at Village Pizza Tee Time: Any time during the month of July (You must schedule your tee time) Event Address: New Paltz Golf Course – 215 Huguenot St. New Paltz, NY 12561    […]
  • ULSTER COUNTY COVID-19 RENTAL ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE June 9, 2020 - ULSTER COUNTY COVID-19 RENTAL ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS DUE JUNE 12, 2020 Ulster County is providing up to three months’ rent with a maximum assistance amount of $3,000 for renters directly impacted by COVID-19.  RUPCO is administering the program on behalf of Ulster County.  Funding will serve approx. 50 households. Renters outside the City of Kingston […]
  • An update from Kerry Wolfeil, Team Leader for Child Care Services June 2, 2020 - Family has run child care programs since the early days when our staff needed someone to watch their little ones while they helped build the organization. But as the world of child care became more regulated and Family grew more crisis programs, the cultures diverged. “Child care is very regulated. There’s lots of reporting and […]
  • THIS GIVING TUESDAY- PLEASE SUPPORT FAMILY OF WOODSTOCK May 5, 2020 - Dear Friends, The world has certainly changed over the past few weeks. When I began composing this letter last month, I planned to tell you what the agency accomplished in the last year. 2020 is the agency’s 50th anniversary and I had intended to invite you to a Gala being planned, as well a concert […]
  • Summary of Services Provided in 2019 May 4, 2020 - Emergency Shelter and Transitional Living Darmstadt, a shelter for homeless single individuals, primarily in recovery, provided emergency housing to 92men and 101 women. Family Inn, a shelter for homeless families, provided emergency housing to 73 women, 22 men and 133 children. Family House, a runaway and homeless youth shelter, provided emergency housing to 62 adolescents […]
  • This is 40 – featuring Amy Helm April 24, 2020 - This is 40 – featuring Amy Helm. A virtual concert celebrating Radio Woodstock 100.1 WDST 40th anniversary and a benefit for Family of Woodstock Inc. Wednesday, April 29th at 7pm EST. Donations will be accepted and will go directly to Family of Woodstock With support from Ulster Savings Bank & Kravitz and Son Roofing. Watch […]
  • Family Of Woodstock needs your support right now. March 25, 2020 - In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Family continues to offer a wide array of services for the tens of thousands of clients we serve. They include: Our 24-Hour Hotline, the oldest round-the-clock operating emergency switchboard in the country, which remains open and is supporting residents struggling with issues such as fear, isolation, food insecurity, homelessness, […]
  • Radio Kingston’s Community Fund March 19, 2020 - Please note that the last day to apply for the Radio Kingston Community Fund to assist with bills was Friday, May 22nd. We are, however, still accepting applications for gift cards to purchase food and gas.  Since applications opened on March 23rd, the Community Fund has processed nearly 700 requests. With a one time, once […]