DC SAFE Employment and Internships


DC SAFE is looking for passionate, dedicated people to join our team! To learn more about open positions at DC SAFE please visit our Idealist page.  Spanish speakers and those with direct service experience are encouraged to apply.


DC SAFE hires interns every semester to participate in many aspects of our organization. Whether you are interested in advocacy, outreach, fundraising, communities with extra barriers, criminal justice, law, anti-violence efforts, non-profit management, systems advocacy, women’s rights…we have an opportunity for you! Please click below for information on our current internship opportunities.

While we are unable to offer monetary compensation for internships, we are more than willing to work with school, scholarship and grant programs and believe that internships are first and foremost learning opportunities.


DC SAFE is currently accepting applications for all internships on a rolling basis for Summer 2019 until otherwise noted. Please follow the application instructions on the specific internship to which you are applying.

Crisis Response Internship

Supportive Advocacy Internship

Crisis Shelter Internship

Find out what our former interns are doing now and their advice for future interns here.