NYSOMH Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Awareness Month (Courtesy NYAPRS E-News)
As we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month this year, the New York State Office of Mental Health’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion wishes to recognize and honor the remarkable contributions and commitment that Hispanic and Latinx individuals have made to the mental health field. Additionally, OMH recognizes the unique challenges faced by Hispanic and Latinx individuals and reaffirms the Agency’s commitment to ensuring marginalized, underserved and minority communities receive equal access to quality mental health services and supports.
OMH wishes to highlight some of the many individuals who have demonstrated unwavering commitments and dedication to OMH’s mission to promote the mental health of all New Yorkers. These individuals have all made amazing contributions to the mental health system as a whole and demonstrate the importance of holding the system accountable for making change and promoting equity across all areas. (Read More)