Mar. 8, 2021 – For many New Yorkers, the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted every facet of their lives including their mental health. Today, we heard from Kelly Hansen, Executive Director of the New York State Conference of Local Mental Hygiene Directors, and Katherine Alonge-Coons, Commissioner of the Rensselaer County Department of Mental Health, about the work that New York’s local mental health programs are doing to help New Yorkers.