Archives: Health

African Americans in Gerontology

African Americans In Gerontology, AAIG, is a national nonprofit organization designed to improve the quality of life for African American elderly by providing guidance, professional development and networking opportunities, and promoting community activism for African American professionals and students in the field of gerontology.


Alzheimer’s Association

To eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Interns can accompany Director to support groups and classes, and learn about non-profit management. (719) 266-8773


American Cancer Society

For over 100 years the American Cancer Society has been leading the way to transform cancer from deadly to preventable through education. Interns can gain valuable experience in fund raising and event planning. (719) 630-4982


American Red Cross

The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. Interns may be involved in disaster response, case work assisting, social media, public affairs, etc. (719) 632-3563


Asian Pacific Development Center

The Asian Pacific Development Center of Colorado is a nonprofit organization supporting the Asian American Pacific Islander community. For 30 years we have been committed to providing culturally appropriate health, mental health, and related services to our communities. We employ a holistic approach to address the total well-being of individuals and families. Main office based • Read More »


Cerebral Palsy Association of Colorado Springs (CPACS)

To provide financial, emotional and community support to individuals with cerebral palsy and their families. To ensure individuals with cerebral palsy are provided equal opportunities and access to an array of services. To promote independence, social awareness and inclusion in community life. To educate the public regarding all aspects of cerebral palsy. (719) 638-0808.


Colorado Autism Center

Colorado Autism Center is looking for interns to work one-to-one with children diagnosed with neurodevelopmental disorders such as Autism. (719) 540-2100.


Colorado Public Interest Research Group (CoPIRG)

CoPIRG, Colorado Public Interest Research Group, is a consumer group that stands up to powerful interests whenever they threaten our health and safety, our financial security or our right to fully participate in our democratic society. For decades, we have stood up for consumers, countering the influence of big banks, insurers, chemical manufacturers and other • Read More »


Colorado Springs Down Syndrome Association

Providing support and encouragement to families of children with Down syndrome…that is our primary mission here at the Colorado Springs Down Syndrome Association (CSDSA)!