If you are a Human Services major and you are looking for an internship we have an opening at this time with our Caregiving & Aging Services Program.
Students are matched with s child/teen with a disability so that their caregiver can get a much-needed break.
What skills will I gain?
Understanding the role and challenges a caregiver's faces.
A better understanding of a disability the child may have.
A diverse experience.
Maintaining good boundaries
Self care in the profession of helping/supporting others.
Self-awareness of personal strengths and weakness.
and many other skills that will be useful in your professional work as you move forward in your education and career.
We are able to set up an internship experience for evening or weekend hours at this time. Day hours are available during the Summer months as well.
Male and female interns are needed throughout Washington County.
For more information please contact Dianne Vierling FamilyMeans Volunteer Coordinator 651-789-4055 email@example.com
- Child Development
- Child Care
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- Verbal / Written Communication
- Youth Services
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- two hours once a week or four hours twice a month
- Transportation, Pass a criminal background check, maintain good boundaries, dependable