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.
Interns will spend four weeks observing community-based health programming in Delhi, India. Learn about public health from local NGOs, community members, and healthcare providers in one of the world’s most populous cities. 2021 programs start July 3rd or August 7th.
Interns will spend four weeks doing rotations at a historic children’s hospital, getting a closer look at pediatrics and child health in Ghana. Interns will explore the social determinants that impact the Ghanaian healthcare system and contribute to the burden of disease. A great opportunity for Pre-med, Pre-nursing, Pre-PA, Public Health students! 2021 programs start July 3rd or August 7th.
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.
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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.