INTERNS & VOLUNTEERS
Unique People Services is dedicated to providing homes and supportive services to individuals with challenging needs. UPS operates 15 supportive housing and supported programs in Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn and the Bronx for formerly homeless persons living with AIDS, permanent housing for adults with developmental disabilities, and transitional and permanent housing for adults with mental illnesses. Additionally, UPS has a donor-funded Food Pantry that serves nearly 300 individuals weekly with food insecurities.
Over the years, UPS has contracted to work with major colleges, high schools and volunteers to provide field placements for social work, fiscal, marketing and administrative interns and volunteers. The internship and volunteer opportunities at our sites create an experimental, clinical and hands-on environment for those with interest in helping others. There is a plethora of opportunities available based on your interest including: