Wraparound Intervention Worker
Paula was born in LA, raised in Echo Park, and shares her experience as a Salvadoran-Mexican/Urban Native through her work in the community. Her work with H.E.L.P.E.R. Foundation involves providing intervention strategies and advocacy for Urban Youth of Color, in assisting mental health wraparound teams throughout LA county. Her role is to facilitate, guide and support for generationally marginalized families facing legal, mental health, and DCFS departments without the adequate education or resources.