What Can I Do as a Volunteer or Intern?
TESSA Staff works with volunteers and interns to find the best fit within the agency. Volunteer and internship opportunities include:
General Info for Prospective Volunteers
Individual TESSA Volunteers must complete our 36-hour Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Advocacy Training. Depending on the specific area of interest, additional training may be required. All Volunteers receive ongoing education and support throughout their time at TESSA. Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older.
General Info for Prospective Interns
TESSA offers both undergraduate and graduate internships within the Clinical Department only. Prospective graduate interns are required to interview with TESSA’s Counseling Department for acceptance into the program. All accepted undergraduate and graduate interns are required to complete our 36-hour Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Advocacy Training program.
Did we pique your interest?
If you’re still interested in volunteering, or in an internship position, please fill out our online application by clicking the button below. As a part of working with our organization, you will be subjected to a background check, which will cost you $35.
Volunteer Training is three times a year: January, May, and August.
January Training will start January 25th, with 3 nights a week/4 hours each for 2 weeks, and 2 Saturdays.