Intern as a Casework Assistant
The case management program includes providing core services to new arrivals, and helping clients work towards self sufficiency during their first two years in the U.S. in the areas of health, employment, finances, DWS, education, housing, family, and community. Case work interns work closely with one or two caseworkers throughout their internship, assisting and learning about all aspects of the case work program. This may include: New Arrival Services such as airport pickup, home safety orientation, grocery shopping, apply for social security card, apply for benefits at DWS, activate EBT card, lease signing, setting up utilities, office intake, furniture delivery, bus orientation, paying bills, cleaning orientation, etc. Along with Core Services: ESL & public school enrollment, cultural orientation, housing applications, needs assessment, budgeting, service plan, home visits, referral and connection to community services. Assisting with files, case notes, participation in case staffing and staff meeting as needed.
All internships are unpaid. Please contact VolunteerSLC@rescue.org to apply or for questions.