Social workers celebrate – by helping others

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At the March 29 presentation were (l-r): Paula Crombie, LCSW, YNHH Social Work director; Carmen Brown, LCSW, shelter director, and Nicole Barnofksi, LMSW, chief program officer, New Reach; and Andrea C. Esposito, data program coordinator, Anita Bonilla, Nurturing Connections coordinator, and Myreya Alvarez, parent support provider, YNHH Social Work.


In honor of Social Work month each March, Yale New Haven Hospital’s social workers donate to a local non-profit organization. This year, during a special lunch for staff, the department presented its donation to New Reach, which provides housing assistance to more than 3,500 Connecticut residents each year, including more than 2,000 children..