As an Immigrant Victims' Services Case Manager with Nationalities Service Center's Bridge to Wellness program, Sara Francesconi provides case management services and supports to immigrant and refugee survivors of domestic violence and crime. Prior to joining the NSC team, Sara provided trauma-specific therapy and case management services to adolescents and adults impacted by violence in Philadelphia. Past experiences living and working in both the Dominican Republic and Bolivia deepened Sara's desire to work cross-culturally and expanded her belief in the power of community and connection. Sara is inspired by the strength and courage of her clients and feels privileged to do this work.
Sara is a Licensed Social Worker and earned her Masters in Social Work from the University of Pennsylvania's School of Social Policy and Practice and her Bachelors in Social Work from Creighton University.