Aviva Social Services Volunteer Program
Social Services Internship Program
This unique internship is designed for students interested in social work, child welfare, and family systems. As an intern, you will be assigned to a case specialist with the Department of Child Safety (DCS) and will participate in activities such as: court hearings, family meetings, home assessments, and child/parent visits. You will develop skills in administrative professionalism, interviewing, documenting, and critical thinking. You do not need to be an enrolled student to apply, but those who are will receive priority.
- cover letter
- Completed Application
|Spring 2018||Summer 2018||Fall 2018|
|Application due by: Oct 5||Application due by: March 2||Application due by: May 25|
|Dates: January 10-May 4||Dates: May 14-August 10||Dates: August 20-Dec 7|
Crossover Mentor Pilot Program
Are you interested in making a difference in the life of a child in the care of the Department of Child Safety? Consider being an Aviva Crossover mentor! As a mentor, you will be a source of encouragement and support for a youth who is both in the care of DCS and is in the Juvenile Court’s Diversion program. You will provide meaningful, engaging activities for you and your mentee as well as provide support during court-appointed meetings with various community agencies.