Department of Children and Families Internship Program

DCF has internship opportunities that provide students with considerable knowledge in the area of protective services. Students will have the opportunity to observe and practice case management, intervention skills, as well as understand the assessment process through the various facets of the department. In addition, there are internships available that provide students with administrative and direct clinical opportunities, including placement with the Bureau of Behavioral Health and Medicine, Juvenile Justice, Riverview Hospital, and the Legislative division.

For more information, please visit the Connecticut Department of Children and Families’ website.

Please note:  The online internship inquiry form can be completed at any time.  However, inquiries will be processed according to the folllowing schedule:

Spring:       Inquiries will be accepted from October 1st – December 15th

Summer:    Inquiries will be accepted from January 15th – March 31st

Fall:                 Inquiries will be accepted from March 1st – May 31th


(Please note: Internship postings are being provided for informational purposes only. Anyone interested in applying for an internship is responsible for verifying all related information. The Urban and Community Studies Program, nor the University is recommending these employers nor guaranteeing the accuracy of the information furnished in the job posting.)

Posted August 4, 2014