Deaf-REACH offers unpaid internships linked to courses for credit and to the fulfillment of community service hours. In most cases, interns are working on their college degree in Counseling, Social Work, and Psychology. Deaf-REACH has hosted interns from different universities including Gallaudet University. Interested students should check with their university to determine what qualifications off-site supervisors must possess and what procedures their university requires to initiate internships.
Assist program members and staff in developing social activities
Assist Executive Director with current agency projects.
Plan educational workshops for program members
Facilitating various client groups
Working one-on-one with clients to improve specific skills
Help with Job Coaching
Working with clients on pre-employment skills
Assisting clients in creating an employment profile
Conducting satisfaction surveys
Deaf-REACH is located near the Catholic University/Brookland Metro stop on the red line in Northeast Washington, D.C.