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Career Center Employment Listing:
Criminal Justice and Wellness Internships

Community, Family & Youth Services
Polk County, IA

Position Duties / Responsibilities


Internship opportunties are offered through the following CFYS programs:

  • Crisis & Advocacy Services (CAS) - CAS Intern Application - CAS Intern Guide
    Unpaid internships are offered to students studying in a related field. A one semester commitment working at least two days per week is required.
    If you are interested in an internship position at CAS, contact Lisa Heldenbrand, MSW, LMSW at 515-286-2031.
  • Senior Services
    We can host unpaid internships in the area of recreation, human services, wellness, and gerontology. 
    Contact Senior Services staff at 515-286-3679 for more information.
  • Youth Services
    We offer unpaid internships to students studying in a related field. We offer everything from short term observation of our facility to long term internships. The student must pass a criminal and child and adult abuse background check. Please contact James Smith for internship information.

All volunteers/interns for CFYS porgrams must pass a criminal background check and a child and adult abuse registry check.