WSF Internships by Major

See below for a list of internships that students from each major might be interested in, based on past semesters. Note that the list is not exhaustive; we can accommodate students from any and all majors.

Psychology

The Arc San Francisco

The Arc San Francisco is a nonprofit organization for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. http://thearcsf.org/

California Pacific Medical Center

California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC) is committed to world-renowned health care with a personal touch. http://www.cpmc.org/

La Casa de las Madres

La Casa de las Madres responds to calls for help from domestic violence victims, of all ages, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. http://www.lacasa.org/

Real Options for City Kids (ROCK)

A combined in-school and after-school internship working with underprivileged kids as a mentor/coach to students participating in tutoring and additional sports-related offerings. www.rocksf.org

San Francisco Department of Public Health

Assist in research and prevention of HIV/AIDS with the SF Department of Public Health. http://www.sfdph.org/dph/default.asp

San Francisco General Hospital Psychiatric Unit

Hands-on involvement with clinicians and clients in a challenging environment promoting mental health and growth among HIV/AIDS and psychiatric patients representing a diverse range of ethnic, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. http://www.sfdph.org/chn/SFGH/default.asp

San Francisco Public Defender's Office

The San Francisco Public Defender’s Office provides legal representation to over 25,000 indigent people charged with crimes each year. We aspire to be a nationwide model for the delivery of indigent defense services and programs to help people turn their lives around. http://www.sfgov.org/pd

San Francisco Unified School District

The San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) is the eighth largest school district in California, educating over 56,000 students every year. www.sfusd.edu

Shanti Lifelines Program

LifeLines offers practical assistance and emotional support to women and men with breast cancer in San Francisco including financial assistance, meals, transportation, wellness workshops and more. http://www.shanti.org/lifelines/index.html

Sojourn Interfaith Chaplaincy at San Francisco General Hospital

Sojourn Chaplaincy offers a multi-faith nonjudgmental ministry of presence, and pastoral care training for the broad multicultural mix of patients, their loved ones, the staff of San Francisco General Hospital and the community. http://www.sojournchaplaincy.org/

St. Anthony Foundation

Providing services to low-income and homeless in San Francisco. http://www.stanthonysf.org/

Welcome Ministry

Welcome seeks to provide a faithful response to poverty and to improve the quality of life for individuals in our community by providing: hospitality; education; food; and referrals for housing, health care and drug and alcohol treatment. http://www.welcomeministry.org/