Building Opportunities for Self-Sufficiency (BOSS)
Alameda County (sites in Berkeley, Oakland, and Hayward)
Age Group Served
Adults 18-59+yo and Families with children 1-18 yo.
Housing, Health, Economic Development, and Social Justice programs (both residential, drop-in and Outpatient Service Team ) for homeless people, including those with disabilities and special needs (mental illness, dual diagnosis, HIV/AIDS, illiteracy, domestic violence).
Depends on program - BOSS has programs open 24 hours and others with specified daytime hours
Preferred Discipline / Experience
Depends on program - clinical experience preferred for working in Behavioral Health Care programs
First or Second Year Students
First or Second Year MSW
Supervision & Support:
On-site supervision by site supervisor and/or LCSW Intern Coordinator
Send Resume to:
Iverson M. Eicken, Ph.D.
BOSS Behavioral Health Programs
Phone: (o) 510-899-4106
Questions call: Khamtha Keow: (510) 899-4101
Application Due Date:
Eligible to apply for the ACBHCS Graduate Intern Stipend Program, up to $6,000 for a minimum of 720 internship hours, awarded through a competitive process
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Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services
2000 Embarcadero Cove, Suite 400, Oakland, CA 94606