West Side Community Services offers a variety of programs to strengthen and celebrate families. We are always adding new programs so follow our Facebook page for updates or check this page frequently.


Family Fun Fridays

Families with children are welcome to our series of Family Fun Fridays, sponsored by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York. These events are held on the third Friday of every month from 5:30-7 p.m.  Registration for the upcoming Family Fun Friday starts on the first of the month. Families may register by calling 716-884-6616 or emailing their name, phone number, number of children, and number of adults attending to


Children must be accompanied by an adult to attend Family Fun Friday.


December 2022 Family Fun Friday – Pajama Party: Don your fuzziest robe and slippers and join us for a pj party on Friday, December 16! We’ll have snuggly snacks, cozy crafts, and family-friendly games.



Community Initiatives


WSCS collaborates with several community-wide initiatives aimed at strengthening the safety and vitality of the West Side community.

  • Independent Health Foundation

  • Px21 (Erie County coalition of substance abuse prevention agencies)

  • West Zone Community Schools

  • West Side Promise Neighborhood

  • B-District Community Police

  • West Side Youth Development Coalition