Great Rivers 2-1-1 offers students the opportunity to learn about community resources, crisis intervention, motivational interviewing, and information and referral services through a formal internship program.
The internship program is set up to accommodate the following:
- Students who require a formal internship program to graduate and can commit to 30-40 hours per week.
- Individuals with a current status of junior or senior level in college and who would not be obtaining credit hours.
- Individuals who have obtained a college degree in one of the human service fields (social work, psychology, sociology, community health).
For individual noted under No. 2 and No. 3 above, a minimal commitment of 12 hours per week for a semester or four months, with a total of 200 service hours is required.
Interested people should contact Great Rivers 2-1-1 to set up an interview by the middle of the semester prior to the intern experience. To inquire further, contact Kim Knutson, supervisor, at: (608) 775-1251 or firstname.lastname@example.org.