Inter Care Foundation

Laura Lessa, LMSW

Laura Lessa, LMSW

Founder

Laura Lessa, LMSW, has held management positions in the private and public sectors for over 25 years and has worked in the chemical dependency field since 1994. She is currently the Director of Operations for Inter-Care Ltd, involved in all aspects of program development, training, and management both clinically and administratively. She oversees the agency’s compliance standards and quality improvement programs, and is the site coordinator for the agency’s internship program.

Laura dedicates much of her time to the Inter-Care Foundation, working towards its mission of providing funding for treatment, program development, education and prevention for the Inter-Care community.

Laura has done extensive work with the treatment community advising on agency policy and protocol and has chaired committees to develop professional workshops, conferences and special events. She is a member of NASW, holds a SIFI and is a volunteer with NYC Medical Reserve Corp.