Mabel Wadsworth Women's Health Center

Mission: 

Our mission is to provide health care using a feminist model; focused on reproductive and sexual health, to our clients and our community through education, advocacy, and clinical services.

Mabel Wadsworth Center provides a wide range of clinical services to people of any gender including abortion care, prenatal care, hormone therapy for transgender people, HIV testing, and more.The Center is known for providing compassionate, nonjudgment, client-centered care. Education and advocacy efforts are focused on public funding for abortion services, abortion stigma-busting, LGBT rights, and sexual health. usting, LGBT rights, and sexual health.

Internship description: 

Our summer intern will spend most of their time focusing on our education and community engagement program. They will work both independently and as part of a team providing community outreach, collaborating with other local organizations, and contributing to our social media presence. They will participate in our Advocacy Committee, a group of committed volunteers, who work to organize events and demonstrations focused on educating our community about reproductive rights and sexual health.

As a small organization, interns will also have the chance to observe our clinical services, participate in fundraising and help with administrative tasks as needed.

Internship skills needed: 

  • Motivated and creative individual
  • Can work both individually and part of a team
  • Strong commitment to reproductive freedom
  • Written, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Comfortable talking about safer sex and sexuality in a variety of settings
  • Ideal candidate identifies as a feminist

Location: 

  • Bangor, ME

How to find us: 

Bangor, Maine is located in the center of our rural state. The center is in a business complex called Evergreen Woods located on the bus line. The bus only runs from 6AM-6PM.

Work hours: 

Flexible work hours. The clinic is open 8:30AM-4:30PM. There will be some evening and weekend hours.

Dress code: 

Casual - Business Casual

Office building accessibility: 

Accessible

How many people work at the organization: 

8

Are there other interns at the organization during the summer: 

No

Internship dates: 

Flexible