Families USA is a national, nonpartisan, nonprofit advocacy organization that strives to make health care available and affordable to all Americans. It publishes reports on a variety of health policy issues and conducts public information and media outreach campaigns. The organization has earned a national reputation as an effective voice for health care consumers.
Interns are considered part of the staff and attend weekly meetings, and qualified interns are considered for full-time positions after the completion of the program. The specific responsibilities of each intern vary depending upon in which department he/she works. Families USA offers internships in its health policy, field, communications, organizing and publications departments. For more information about specific internships, log on to the second URL below.
Positions are open to college sophomores, juniors, seniors, grad students and recent graduates. Qualifications vary according to the position.
1201 New York Avenue, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 628-3030
Number of Interns: Less than 10
Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Paid
Academic Level: College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Recent College Graduates, Graduate Students