Since 1974, the Port Chester, Rye Brook, Rye Town Council of Community Services has increased the effectiveness of local social service organizations, faith based organizations, government agencies, and community members through a simple strategy:

By working together, sharing resources, and moving towards common goals, we can increase the effectiveness of local organizations and provide higher quality services to our community.

The Council of Community Services is the catalyst.

Our Mission

To bring together community leaders to assess and meet the vital needs of the community by identifying and workings towards solutions through:

  • Mobilizing community involvement

  • Developing, redirecting, and/or coordinating services

  • Advocating for informed decisions by policy makers and contributors

  • Linking people with community resources

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world, indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has
— Margaret Mead, US Anthropoligist