Interning at Deaf-REACH

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.

For more information on getting started, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call (202) 832-6681 or videophone us at (202) 559-5074.



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