We offer opportunities for students from all walks of life and academic backgrounds. We’re proud to have hosted student interns from the UGA/MCG SONAT Program, UGA College of Public Health and School of Social Work, Peidmont College School of Business, Athens Tech School of Marketing, and many others. We can work with you to offer the experience and hours needed to fit for your individual program requirements.
Summer 2018 Internships
To apply for any of these internships complete the Internship Application by clicking the orange button below.
ACCA has partnered with the Augusta University/UGA Medical Partnership and St. Mary’s Medical Center as a host site for Internal Medicine residents to complete their Geriatrics rotation. The intern works with the residents, ACCA staff, and ACCA clients to schedule and complete all components of the rotation.
ACCA’s Adult Day Health programs provide supportive services for adults with cognitive and physical impairments. Daily health and wellness activities create an engaging and meaningful experience for clients. Interns will gain experience with assessing client needs, and assisting in the development and implementation of therapeutic activities.
The Center for Active Living is a multi-purpose center dedicated to offering a variety of social, educational and wellness programs for older adults in Athens and the surrounding area. Interns will gain experience with program development and implementation, needs assessment, and advocacy.
Senior Corps provides adults age 55 and up opportunities for national service through the Foster Grandparent, Senior Companion, and Helping Hands RSVP programs. Interns will gain experience in program evaluation, health education programming, and volunteer management.
Don’t see an opportunity that fits your academic requirements? We’re always looking to expand our internship offerings, and we’d love to hear your ideas! Please contact Erin Beasley, Director of Operations at firstname.lastname@example.org with your proposal.