Overview

Communicare, Northern Central Mississippi’s community mental health agency, is seeking a Communications & Outreach Intern to join our team for the Fall 2022 semester. We’re looking for someone who wants to help raise awareness about mental health and substance abuse, as well as the many services and resources that we provide to Lafayette, Calhoun, Marshall, Panola, Tate and Yalobusha counties.

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who brings new ideas to the table. The Intern will work directly with the agency’s Public Relations and Outreach Specialist to plan events, create social media, execute campaigns, and attend community outreach events.

Communicare has served as Northern Central Mississippi’s community mental health center since 1963, providing quality, individualized care to Calhoun, Lafayette, Marshall, Panola, Tate and Yalobusha counties. Our mission is to deliver caring, professional assistance to people of all ages seeking mental health treatment, substance abuse treatment, school-based services, IDD services and 24hr crisis services.

At all of our locations, we’re equipped and ready to provide clinical services that meet the needs of each individual. We offer multiple treatment options for co-occurring disorders (i.e., substance use disorders and mental health disorders) that are certified through the Mississippi Department of Mental Health, including our residential treatment facility, Haven House, which is certified through the Mississippi Department of Health. Our agency strives to provide access to care that is both exceptional and affordable for all persons.

Please send your resume or any inquiries to Morgan Fellows (mfellows@oxfordcommunicare.com) by Friday, August 12th, 2022.