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Student Intern - Home and Community Living (ID: 106155) for Spring 2018


Office for OPWDD People W Dev Disab

44 Holland Avenue
Albany , NY 12229

Division/Unit: Division of Person Centered Support


Proposal Information


The intern will assist with numerous policy related, analytical and operational initiatives within the Office of Home and Community Living (HCL). The intern will be expected to provide high level support to the Home and Community Based settings (HCBS) Transition Plan Implementation including policy analysis, information management, meeting coordination and project management. The intern will also support various housing initiatives including the HUD Housing Counseling Program and the Integrated Supportive Housing Program )ISH) by providing assistance with the development of policies and procedures, project management and meeting coordination(including preparing meeting agendas and meeting summaries and tracking follow up), developing communication material and Power Point presentations, analyzing outcome information and utilizing various databases, and other related duties including but not limited to: monitoring of multiple mailboxes, scheduling of WebEx meetings, and other tasks as assigned by supervisor.



Strong written and verbal skills

Analytical skills

Ability to research

Fluent in PowerPoint,Word

Fluent in Excel and Access


Internship Areas: Planning/Analysis/Research, Policy Enforcement, Public Policy

Logistical Information

Payment? Paid

Number of Hours: 30 or more

Location: Albany

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Graduate Student

Minimum Standing: Graduate Student

Degree Concentrations: Public Administration