Stories of Care – Every Encounter is a Story

Every day, our dedicated staff provide hands-on, expert care to New Yorkers who need it. These are their stories.
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Rescuing Children in Crisis

Rescuing Children in Crisis

By responding quickly and connecting effectively, a social worker with VNSNY’s Mobile Crisis Team helps a Bronx teenager cope with anxiety. Read More
The Role of Hospice Social Workers

The Role of Hospice Social Workers

Social workers are part of the VNSNY hospice care teams and help patients and their families manage end-of-life care. Read More
Building Trust and Making Connections

Building Trust and Making Connections

For this VNSNY social worker, moving quickly to line up services is as important as helping clients learn to become independent. Read More
Empowering Clients Leads to Better Care

Empowering Clients Leads to Better Care

A VNSNY psychiatric social worker is part of a treatment team that views the client and family as experts, which leads to positive results. Read More
“We Help You Cope with Life”

“We Help You Cope with Life”

A VNSNY social worker provided her patient with perspective and encouragement—resources that she used to make healing connections in her community. Read More
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