May 8, 2014 – Trial partner Lisa A. Linsky has been chosen to receive HELP/PSI’s “Empowerment Award” for her successful and influential work on a contentious litigation on behalf of the non-profit organization.
HELP/PSI is a person-centered, comprehensive, health-and-wellness nonprofit organization serving over 12,000 New Yorkers annually. In particular, it focuses on care for underserved populations experiencing co-occurring morbidities and who face barriers to accessing primary and mental healthcare. Professional clinicians operate six unique programs within 10 different sites throughout the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens including: Primary Care, Mental Healthcare, Dental Care, Health Home, Adult Day Healthcare, Residential Healthcare, and Outreach. During its 24-year history, HELP/PSI has been recognized at the local, regional, and national levels as a model for developing and implementing high-quality programs that significantly improve the health and wellness of at-risk populations.
Ms. Linsky will be honored at HELP/PSI’s Night of Empowerment event on June 2, at the Arena NYC in New York.
For more information about HELP/PSI and the event, visit www.projectsamaritan.org.