Getting Out and Staying Out's Sarah Blanco

Sarah Blanco, LCSW, Director of Programs


Sarah clinically supervises all Career Managers and Social Work Interns, as well as our Director of Rikers Island Reentry Servicesand our Director of Operations. She assists Mr. Goldsmith in managing all key program activities, conducts clinical crisis interventions with clients as needed, and facilitates weekly staff meetings and case reviews. Ms. Blanco also develops and manages our relationships with community partners. Ms. Blanco received her MSW from the University of California, Berkeley and her BA in Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth University. Before joining the GOSO staff, Ms Blanco was Senior Clinical Director for Housing and Mental Health. She is also a practicing psychotherapist.