Psychology Internships

Agency & Contact Information

Agency Name: Jewish Family and Children's Services
Address: 1360 N. Dutton Ave, Suite C, Santa Rosa Ca, 95401
Phone: (707) 303-1510
Fax: (707) 571-8195
Contact Person: Barbara Tobin

Internship Description

Seniors At Home, a division of Jewish Family and Children's Services, is a range of programs to enable seniors to age in place.

Job Title: Caring Companion Volunteer

Compensation: unpaid
Internship Length: 2 semesters
Hours Per Week: 1

Population: Seniors
Focus: Mental Health
Setting: Family Home, possibly an assisted living facility, depending on the specific senior assigned to the student.

Duties: Commitment of one hour per week visiting with a specific senior who has some degree of mental halth challenges, to help them overcome their isolation through orking on specific behavioral goals.

Qualifications: A sincere interest in working with seniors and the ability to meet the time and paperwork commitments.

This internship was updated 8/11/2015