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Non-Profit/Human Services/Social Sciences

Administration for Children and Families
An agency of the US Dept of Health & Human Services with job and internship listings.

AHC, Inc
A non-profit organization dedicated to the development or financing of affordable housing in the mid-Atlantic region for low- and moderate-income families.

Alzheimer's Association
A non-profit health care organization focused on support and research for Alzheimer's Disease.

American Anthropological Association

American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
A national association serving clinicians, educators and researchers in the mental health field and promotes public advocacy for the senior citizens.

American Counseling Association
Provides job listings and allows you to post your resume to the site.

American Heart Association
A non-profit organization focused on the care and prevention of cardiovascular disease and stroke.

American Historical Association
The American Historical Association (AHA) was founded in 1884 and incorporated by Congress in 1889 to serve the broad field of history. It encompasses every historical period and geographical area and serves professional historians in all areas of employment.

American Psychological Association
Provides job listings and allows you to post your resume to the site.

American Therapeutic Recreation Association
The American Therapeutic Recreation Association (ATRA) is the largest, national membership organization representing the interests and need of recreational therapists.

American Red Cross
Posts job listings and volunteer opportunities.

AmeriCorps
A network of national service programs that engage more than 50,000 Americans each year in intensive service to meet critical needs in education, public safety, health, and the environment. AmeriCorps members serve through more than 2,100 nonprofits, public agencies, and faith-based organizations. They tutor and mentor youth, build affordable housing, teach computer skills, clean parks and streams, run after-school programs, and help communities respond to disasters.

CATO Institute
Non-profit public policy research foundation offering jobs and internships

Charles G. Koch Charitable Foundation
Offers an associate program for recent graduates and an internship program as a way to explore and learn about leadership opportunities with non-profits. Both positions are paid.

Childhelp USA/Virginia Program
Childhelp USA® is one of America's leading organizations in the field of child abuse prevention and treatment. This site provides job listings for the Virginia Programs.

Christian Children's Fund
Lists job and internship opportunities world wide.

Chronicle of Philanthropy
Lists job opportunities in the nonprofit world, plus information that will help you with your career.

Danville-Pittsylvania Community Services
Provides public mental health, mental retardation, substance abuse, and prevention services to the citizens of Danville and Pittsylvania County.

Direct Marketing Association
"DMA has been representing direct marketing since 1917. Since that time, one principle has driven us: Our commitment to our members. Whatever a marketer's size, market or media, we are here to help members achieve bottom line success and satisfied customers."

DonorsChoose.org
A non-profit organization that allows for individuals to provide financial assistance directly to public school classroom projects.

Elk Hill
Provides both internship and job opportunities. Elk Hill provides a healthy environment where young men, ages 11 to 18, can feel safe to make positive changes.

Families USA
National nonprofit, non-partisan organization dedicated to the achievement of high-quality, affordable health care for all Americans.

Fannie Mae Foundation
Creates affordable homeownership and housing opportunities through innovative partnerships and initiatives that build healthy, vibrant communities across the United States.

Geriatric Mental Health Foundation
A non-profit dedicated to raising awareness for mental disorders that effect the elderly and increasing qualty mental health care to the elderly and their families.

Great Richmond ARC (Association for Retarded Citizens)
Serves more than 1200 individuals and their families each year through a variety of programs and services that range from preparation of young children, teens and adults for independent living and job skill development, to recreational opportunities for individuals of all ages in the greater Richmond community.

GuideStar
Search for non-profit organizations.

Habitat for Humanity International
A nonprofit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry. HFHI seeks to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action.

Horizon Behavioral Health - Lynchburg, VA

Idealist
Contact directory to nonprofits on the web designed to help people think globally and act locally. Lists jobs and internships.

InterAction
The largest alliance of U.S.-based international development and humanitarian nongovernmental organizations. With more than 160 members operating in every developing country, they work to overcome poverty, exclusion and suffering by advancing social justice and basic dignity for all. Lists both employment and volunteer opportunities.

International Service Agencies
A federation of America's leading international humanitarian agencies with employment and internship opportunities.

Jackson-Field Homes for Girls
Offers internship and full-time job opportunities.

Madeline Centre
Provides intensive in home counseling as well as parenting classes in Central & Southside Virginia.

Make-A-Wish Foundation
Provides volunteer opportunities and full-time job listings.

Mission:Teach
The purpose of Mission:Teach is to promote and connect qualified Christian educators with Christian schools-worldwide.

National Association of Social Workers
Provides job listings and allows you to post your resume to the site.

National Coalition on Mental Health and Aging

National Institute of Aerospace
A non-profit research and graduate education institute in Virginia focused on aerospace and atmospheric research and technology.

Nonprofit Leadership Alliance
Mission is to educate, prepare, and certify professionals to strengthen and lead nonprofit organizations. Provides job and internship information.

Partnership for Public Service
A non-profit, nonpartisan organization whose mission is to engage and recruit those interested in revitalizing federal government agencies and civil service.

Peace Corps
Currently, 7,000 Peace Corps volunteers are serving in 70 countries, working to bring clean water to communities, teach children, help start new small businesses, and stop the spread of AIDS. Since 1961, more than 165,000 Americans have joined the Peace Corps, serving in 135 nations.

PRS Incorporated
A Virginia based non-profit focused on providing training and support to those with mental illness, intellectual disability or substance use disorders.

Public Health Institute
Provides financial and personnel support to individuals and organizations to address emerging public health issues, to support research and to provide solutions for public health problems.

Public Interest Research Groups
An alliance of state-based, citizen-funded organizations that advocate for the public interest. Lists both employment and internship opportunities.

Residential Services Inc.
RSI is a private, non-profit organization located Charlotte, NC that provides living options and related supports to people of all ages with developmental disabilities.

SocialService.com
"The job site for jobs in social work, counseling, psychology, sociology, mental health, case management, employee assistance, volunteer management, substance abuse treatment, domestic violence, community development, mentoring, youth development, child welfare, developmental disabilities and all other areas of social services."

Society for American Archaeology
Provides job listings and career information.

Society for Human Resource Management
Provides job listings in HR.

Special Olympics

STEPS
A private, non-profit organization that provides job training for individuals with disabilities and welfare recipients which will lead to an employment outcome.

United Methodist Family Services
Provides Intensive care in a group treatment process for adolescents to help them overcome serious behavioral, emotional, and educational obstacles. Lists full and part time jobs.

US Office of Personnel Management
Federal Government jobs, internships, and summer jobs.

United Way of America
Find job opportunities at United Way of America as well as positions posted by Local United Ways across the United States.

Urban Institute
Find jobs and internships related to nonpartisan economic and social policy research

Virginia Jobs
Job listings with all state agencies including the Department of Social Services, Department of Rehabilitative Services, and Mental Health, Mental Retardation, and Substance Abuse Services.

Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance
We are a recognized leader in Virginia's response to sexual and domestic violence. We are a coalition of people and agencies devoted to ending sexual and domestic violence. We have a 25-year history of working to make Virginia violence-free.

Virginia State Parks Central VA Region

The Washington Center
An independent nonprofit organization that provides internship programs and academic seminars to college students from across the country and around the world. Affiliated with more than 800 colleges and universities nationwide and work with 2,000-3,000 internships placements in Washington representing major professional fields in the private, public and nonprofit sector.

The Washington Internship Program
a combination of work and study - places undergraduate and graduate students, or college graduates, in our nation's capital for a semester (summer, fall, or spring). Yearlong internships are also available.

Washington Jobs
Product of the Washington Post which lists jobs in the MD, VA, DC areas and provides a lists of the Post's Top 200 Local Businesses.

Wounded Warrior Project
A service organization that offers programs and events for injured military veterans.

Year Up
A non-profit organization focused on providing low-income young adults with technical and professional skills to prepare students for success in professional careers or higher education.  

Youth Villages
Offers help and hope to more than 5,000 troubled and troubling children and their families each year through home-based counseling, therapeutic foster care and adoption services, residential treatment, community-based programs and prevention services. Search for internship & jobs.