Public Health Internship Sites

For HTW 422

This listing is currently under development; more agency sites are being added daily.

ACR Health/AIDS Community Resources

627 W Genesee St, Syracuse, NY 13024

ACR Health provides support services to individuals with chronic disease, and provides prevention and sexual health services to both youth and adult groups. Transportation required.

Alzheimer’s Association

441 W Kirkpatrick St, Syracuse, NY 13204

A local organization dedicated to eliminating Alzheimer's Disease through research and providing support services to those affected. Transportation required.

American Cancer Society

6725 Lyons St, East Syracuse, NY 13057

A non-profit that provides a variety of services to individuals with cancer, engages in advocacy, and conducts cancer research. Transportation required.

American Diabetes Association

356 N Midlet Ave #4, Syracuse, NY 13206

A non-profit seeking to prevent and cure diabetes through education, advocacy, and research. Transportation required.

American Red Cross

636 S Warren St, Syracuse, NY 13202

A national organization that provides support to individuals and communities in crisis; including disaster relief, blood donation, professional development, and international services. Transportation required.

ARC of Onondaga

600 S Wilbur Ave, Syracuse, NY 13204

Assists individuals with developmental disabilities; services include residential, employment, clinical, and recreation programs. Transportation required.

Arise Child and Family Services

635 James St, Syracuse, NY 13203

A local organization with a mission to work with people of all abilities and to improve equity within the community; works to further the independent living philosophy. Transportation required.

Atlantic States Legal Foundation

658 W Onondaga St, Syracuse, NY 13204

A foundation that focuses on preserving the environment and protecting water sources. Transportation required.

Auburn Community Hospital

17 Lansing St, Auburn, NY 13021

A hospital with a mission to provide quality care by emphasizing patient-centered healthcare, optimizing resources, and enhancing the health of the community. Transportation required.

Boys and Girls Club

2100 E Fayette St, Syracuse, NY 13224

A non-profit that offers programming to support positive youth development and to prepare youth for real-life challenges. Transportation required.

Burke Medical Research Institute

785 Marmaroneck Ave, White Plains, NY 10605

A non-profit research institute dedicated to advancing the study of neurological disabilities; including clinical based therapies and treatments. Transportation required.

Capital Roots

594 River St, Troy, NY 12180

A non-profit organization dedicated to minimizing the impact of poor nutrition and increasing accessibility to healthy foods in the capital region of New York. Transportation required.

Carthage Area Hospital

1001 West St, Carthage, NY 13619

A not-for-profit, rural hospital serving residents in Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence Counties. Transportation required.

Cayuga Community Health Network

2119 W Genesee St Rd, Auburn, NY 13021

A non-profit organization that offers a variety of programming to create healthy environments and healthy communities; focuses on education and environmental change. Transportation required.

Center for Better Bones and the Better Bones Foundation

605 Franklin Park Dr, Syracuse, NY 13057

The Center for Better Bones promotes bone health and bone repair by means of nutrition, diet, exercise, lifestyle guidance, and support. Transportation required.

Center for Community Alternatives

115 E Jefferson St #300, Syracuse, NY 13202

A non-profit organization that focuses on reducing incarceration and conducts advocacy for alternative solutions for justice. Transportation required.

Central New York Eye and Tissue Bank

517 E Washington St, Syracuse, NY 13202

An organization that provides eye and tissue donation and recovery services. Transportation required.

Chadwick Residence

335 Valley Dr, Syracuse, NY 13207

A non-profit organization focusing on women and children; provides emergency shelters and housing support programs. Transportation required.

Chester County health Department

601 Westtown Rd, West Chester, PA 19382

A County Health Department that provides clinical, environmental, and community education services for West Chester County. Transportation required.

Clear Path for Veterans

1223 Salt Springs, Chittenango, NY 13037

A non-profit organization providing housing services, wellness programs, and links to additional non-clinical support programs for Veterans and their families. Transportation required.

Confidential Help for Alcohol and Drugs (CHAD)

75 Genesee St #4, Auburn, NY 13021

An organization that provides chemical dependency services, including treatment and prevention programs, to the residents of Auburn and Cayuga Counties. Transportation required.

Cortland Regional Medical Center

134 Homer Ave, Cortland, NY 13045

A nonprofit medical center that provides a 144 bed acute care facility and an 80 bed residential facility in the Cortland community. Transportation required.

Crouse Hospital

736 Irving Ave, Syracuse, NY 13210

A hospital with a mission to provide the best patient care and promote community health.

Dunbar Association

1453 S State St, Syracuse, NY 13205

A community center seeking to improve racial equity, decrease poverty levels, and enhance the quality of life for the Syracuse community. Transportation required.

FF Thompson Hospital

350 Parrish St, Canandaigua, NY 14424

A hospital system that provides healthcare in addition to a variety of educational programs to all age groups. Transportation required.

Food Bank of Central CNY

7066 Interstate Island Rd, Syracuse, NY 13209

A non-profit organization seeking to eliminate hunger; provides food to individuals and families in need, nutrition education, and advocacy initiatives. Transportation required.

FoodFeasible, LLC.

6100 East Lake Rd, Cazenovia, NY 13035

A company that provides food and nutrition education, and promotes local and sustainable food sources. Transportation required.

Francis House

108 Michaels Ave, Syracuse, NY 13208

An organization that provides hospice services to terminally ill individuals and their families. Transportation required.

Garrett County Health Department

1025 Memorial Dr, Oakland, MD 21550

A County Health Department that provides programs related to behavioral health, community health and nursing, education and outreach, and environmental health. Transportation required.

Health Foundation of Western & Central New York

126 N Salina St, Syracuse, NY 13202

A foundation that advocates for the betterment of public health by investing in youth and senior programs. Transportation required.

HealtheConnections

443 N Franklin St Suite 001, Syracuse, NY 13204

A non-profit organization working to improve care coordination through far reaching health information exchange. Transportation required.

Helio Health

555 East Genesee St, Syracuse, NY 13202

An agency that provides support and treatment programs to individuals in need of mental health services. Transportation required.

Hillside Work

704 Salt Springs Rd, Syracuse, NY 13224

A non-profit organization working to empower families by providing services to overcome education barriers, training services, and more. Transportation required.

Hopeprint, Inc.

745 N Salina St, Syracuse, NY 13208

A volunteer organization with a focus on refugees; provides family empowerment initiatives, resettlement services, and community advocacy. Transportation required.

Immigrant Refugee Youth Association

706 N Salina St #201, Syracuse, NY 13208

A non-profit dedicated to helping immigrants of all ages with community integration, job placement, wellness, and other services. Transportation required.

Interfaith Works

1010 James St, Syracuse, NY 13203

An organization with a mission to promote racial and religious diversity through education, advocacy, and dialogue. Transportation required.

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

26 Broadway 15th Floor, New York, NY 10004

A volunteer organization that advocates for Type 1 diabetes through research investments and securing government support. Transportation required.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

3 International Dr Suite 200, Rye Brook, NY 10573

A non-profit organization that focuses on research, education and support, and policy and advocacy for individuals suffering from blood cancers. Transportation required.

Loretto Management Corporation

700 E Brighton Ave, Syracuse, NY 13205

A non-profit healthcare system that provides a variety of services to older adults; medical, nutrition, rehabilitation, palliative care, etc. Transportation required.

Madison County Office for the Aging

138 Dominic Bruno Blvd, Canastota, NY 13032

An agency with a mission to increase the quality of life for older individuals through advocacy and service. Transportation required.

Make a Wish of CNY

5005 Campuswood Dr, East Syracuse, NY 13057

A national organization which grants a wishes to children diagnosed with critical illness. Transportation required.

March of Dimes

329 N Salina St #304, Syracuse, NY 13203

A national organization seeking to improve the lives of mothers and babies of all backgrounds through advocacy, policy, and service. Transportation required.

McMahon-Ryan Child Advocacy

601 E Genesee St, Syracuse, NY 13202

A service organization that seeks to provide resources to children affected by abuse and abuse prevention services. Transportation required.

MDA Atlanta

2310 Parklake Dr NE #375, Atlanta, GA 30345

A national organization that focuses on individuals and families affected by muscular dystrophy; provides care services, educational resources, and conducts scientific research. Transportation required.

NY Spine and Wellness

Multiple Offices - Dewitt, Camillus, North Syracuse, Dewitt, Camillus, Syracuse, NY Variable

A healthcare center providing a variety of back and spine procedures to manage pain; works with all ages. Transportation required.

Onondaga County Department of Long Term Care Services

421 Montgomery St, Syracuse, NY 13202

A service that provides individuals on Medicaid with long term care management. Transportation required.

Onondaga County Health Department

421 Montgomery St, Syracuse, NY 13202

An agency with a mission to protect and improve the health of all Onondaga County residents and the environment. Transportation required.

Onondaga Nation Health Center

249 NY-11A, Nedrow, NY 13120

A community health center dedicated to helping individuals in cost effective and efficient ways. Transportation required.

Ophelia’s Place

407 Tulip St, Liverpool, NY 13088

A care center that provides support, treatment, and education around eating disorders, disordered eating, and body image. Transportation required.

Oswego County Department of Health

70 Bunner St, Oswego, NY 13126

An organization that provides a variety of preventive, educational, and clinical services to protect the health of all Oswego County residents. Transportation required.

Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York

1120 East Genesee St, Syracuse, NY 13210

A non-profit dedicated to providing health care and health education to all with no judgement; focus on sexual health. Transportation required.

Prevention Network

906 Spencer St, Syracuse, NY 13204

An organization that provides a variety of support services and education programs to prevent addiction and help those suffering from addiction. Transportation required.

REACH CNY

1010 James St, Syracuse, NY 13203

A non-profit focused on reducing unintended pregnancy and improving maternal/infant health. Transportation required.

Refugee & Immigrant Self Empowerment (RISE)

302 Burt St, Syracuse, NY 13202

A non-profit dedicated to advocating for and providing a variety of support services to refugees and immigrants. Transportation required.

Rochester Regional Health

100 Kings Highway South, Rochester, NY 14617

A healthcare system; includes hospitals, physicians, home health programs, outpatient services, rehabilitation services, assisted living centers. Transportation required.

Sage Upstate, Inc.

431 E Fayette St #050, Syracuse, NY 13202

A non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the health and wellness of older LGBT and questioning peoples in Central New York. Transportation required.

Sarah’s Guest House

100 Roberts Ave, Syracuse, NY 13207

An organization that provides lodging and transportation to individuals and families receiving long term medical care away from home. Transportation required.

Spanish Action League

700 Oswego St, Syracuse, NY 13204

A non-profit which seeks to bridge language and cultural barriers within communities; also provides social support and crisis services. Transportation required.

St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center

301 Prospect Ave, Syracuse, NY 13203

A non-profit healthcare system offering primary, specialty, and home health care. Transportation required.

SUNY Upstate

750 E Adams St, Syracuse, NY 13210

A healthcare system providing patient care, outreach, and research. Transportation required.

Syracuse Community Health Center

819 South Salina St, Syracuse, NY 13202

A healthcare center focused on providing comprehensive, patient-centered care. Transportation required.

Syracuse Housing Authority

516 Burt St, Syracuse, NY 13202

An agency that provides quality, affordable housing, as well as services to foster economic independence to those most in need. Transportation required.

Syracuse Model Neighborhood Facility, Inc.

401 South Ave, Syracuse, NY 13204

A non-profit dedicated to improving health equity by increasing access to health care, education, and engagement. Transportation required.

Syracuse Northeast Community Center

716 Hawley Ave, Syracuse, NY 13203

A community center that works with area residents to provide services and programs to improve quality of life, promote neighborhood stability, and address changing community needs. Transportation required.

Syracuse Rescue Mission

155 Gifford St, Syracuse, NY 13202

A non-profit that provides basic need services and employment assistance. Transportation required.

Syracuse University Health Services

Barnes Center, Syracuse, NY 13244

A service serving the Syracuse University community; offers medical services, an on-campus pharmacy, emergency services, and wellness education.

Syracuse University Hendricks Chapel

West Zone, Syracuse, NY 13244

A chapel that provides a pantry to SU and SUNY ESF students; provides food and personal care items at no cost.

Syracuse University Institute for Veterans and Military Families

Falk Complex, Syracuse, NY 13244

An academic institute devoted to advancing the lives of veterans and their families though program development, research, policy, and evaluation.

Syracuse University LGBT Resource Center

Barnes Center, Syracuse, NY 13244

A resource center of Syracuse University seeking to creating an inclusive campus environment and provide services to LGBT peoples, including discussion groups, identity series, STI testing, social justice series, and more.

Syracuse University Office of Sustainability

South Campus, Syracuse, NY 13210

An office seeking to promote sustainability efforts on the Syracuse University campus.

Syracuse University Recreation Services

Barnes Center, Syracuse, NY 13244

A Syracuse University office that offers a variety of programs; fitness classes, outdoor education, intramurals, sports clubs, wellness programs, and more.

Syracuse VA Medical Center

800 Irving Ave, Syracuse, NY 13210

A hospital that provides medical and health-related services to veterans.

The Healing Connection

1320 University Ave, Rochester, NY 14607

A care center for individuals struggling with eating disorders; focuses on treatment, education, and advocacy. Transportation required.

The Salvation Army

749 S Warren St, Syracuse, NY 13202

A non-profit that provides various services to all age groups; basic needs, disaster relief, residential programs, and more. Transportation required.

Tompkins County Mental Health Services

201 E. Green St, Ithaca, NY 14850

A department that provides mental health, disability, and chemical dependency services to Tompkins County Residents Transportation required.

Well Trail

7421 W Dead Creek Rd, Baldwinsville, NY 13027

An organization that provides corporate wellness programs to improve employee health and reduce healthcare costs. Transportation required.

Westcott Community Center

826 Euclid Ave, Syracuse, NY 13210

A non-profit working to strengthen community bonds and provide needs-based enrichment services to the Syracuse community.

YMCA of South Palm Beach

9600 S Military Trail, Boynton Beach, FL 33436

A non-profit that provides a variety of youth programs that work to promote healthy living, youth enrichment, and social responsibility. Transportation required.

YWCA

401 Douglas St, Syracuse, NY 13203

A non-profit focused on youth development, woman empowerment, and social justice. Transportation required.