The newly hired Bainbridge Island Community Health Coordinator, Kelsey Lynch, recently addressed the Bainbridge Island Senior Center Community via BISC’s Something to Talk About podcast. Something to Talk About‘s host Katie Auger interviewed Lynch about her work.
Lynch explained that as part of the Bainbridge Island Police Department, she assists in active calls involving mental health crises or welfare checks or any calls that officers believe involve people who could benefit from support services. She also provides followup connection to care such as caregiver support or counseling services.
Watch the interview here.