Posted on Apr 29, 2011
Denise Bonitto, Phyliss Harrison, Valerie Pearson and Walter Lipscomb were appointed to the Westchester Advisory Committee for the Department of Social Services. This committee offers recommendations to the Commissioner of Social Services that will effect people receiving public assistance.
This will be a first for the committee to have individuals that are directly impacted by the welfare policies on board. Members will bring up the need for transitional jobs and everyday realities for someone receiving public assistance Denise, Walter, Valerie and Phyliss are excited to bring their voice and experiences to the group.