Since 2013, this program has offered a variety of fieldwork practicums with a focus on social work and public health.
Interns will support a community-based non-profit focused on human rights for sex workers in Singapore and beyond. Project X is challenging the stigma of sex work and working to end discrimination that results in physical, verbal, emotional, and financial violence.
Support a New Delhi-based public charitable trust, which provides homes and resources for orphaned and abandoned children and underserved young adults in India. Interns will support activities from the head office and can also organize and assist with educational and social programs in the children’s homes. Opportunities are available within teaching (English, art, technology, life skills, etc.), social and health programming, IT, communication, organization, and management. Unique homestay option for interns to live at one of the children’s homes.
Program on hold until further notice
These two community-based programs in Uganda will address interactions between poverty, ill health, lack of education, and the need for empowerment in sub-Saharan Africa. Additional opportunities in public health outreach and education campaigns available. This is a chance to increase your global health experience and visit a wonderful country.
Yayasan Compassion First Indonesia operates aftercare facilities to provide supportive, caring environments where they can meet the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of women and children rescued from sex trafficking. Interns support in areas of education, program development, activity planning, communications, and media.
Our partner in Ireland is a university office that serves more than 2,400 international students,…
Tokyo English Life Line (TELL) is a nonprofit mental health services organization that has been serving the international community in Japan since 1973. The Lifeline’s highly trained volunteer counselors provide free, anonymous, and confidential telephone counseling and general resources 365 days a year. Interns will have the opportunity to gain experience in event planning and fundraising, as well as support Lifeline counselor training and general operations.
PROMETRA Uganda, is a non-governmental organization whose mission is to promote traditional medical knowledge and practices for improved health through mutual cooperation amongst health systems. Interns will engage in community outreach activities in areas of health, environmental conservation, and ecological organic farming basing on indigenous knowledge and culture.
Center for Social Medicine: 10 week clinical observation internship in partnership with the Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences in Loni, India. Interns have the opportunity to study health care at the 900 bed teaching hospital and in local rural communities. Rotations may be tailored based students’ background and interests.