Tapestry Health offers a variety of internships and volunteer opportunities. Interns and volunteers provide valuable assistance to our programs. Whether a few hours per week or a more substantial commitment, we welcome people who want to make a difference. Positions are unpaid unless otherwise noted.
While we appreciate enthusiasm, please refrain from contacting the sites directly. Instead, call (413) 586-2016 or email interns(at)tapestryhealth.org . Thank you for your interest and support!
Although we strongly prefer online submissions, you may mail these materials to us if you do not have other means. Please write legibly and send to:
Informational board for HIV Client Services created by volunteers!
Attn: Intern & Volunteer Program
296 Nonotuck Street
Florence, MA 01062
Below is the list of sites accepting applications for the spring semester. Additional sites may be added if positions become available. Summer opportunities will be announced in the following months. We appreciate your patience.
WIC Intern (Springfield)
Intern should have an basic knowledge of nutrition from high school or college level nutrition courses. Intern will gain experience in a culturally diverse community setting by shadowing the Senior Nutritionist & other WIC staff. Will assist in appointments, group education & community outreach. Will research a topic of interest relative to the WIC program & participants served. Will assist in administrative duties such as filing, data entry & phone calls. 10-30 hrs/week, unpaid.
Health Services Intern (Northampton)-January Term
Learn about community-based family planning services; perform administrative duties; observe and learn billing management system, client information system, and clinic coordinating skills; shadow counseling sessions; assist with other tasks as needed.
La Voz Intern (Paid)
Spanish language skills preferred. Learn about harm reduction, overdose prevention, and help us prepare for Affordable Care Act implementation. Intern will perform administrative duties (file purging) and assist with other tasks as needed.
Please send resume and coversheet to Tim Purington at tpurington(at)tapestryhealth.org