Non-Medical Internships

Non-Medical Internships

LCHC is the largest Christian health center in the United States. Services provided include primary care, health support, dental, eye, and mental health care. Our patients are predominantly African-American and Latino living on the Westside of Chicago in the North and South Lawndale neighborhoods. Interning at Lawndale Christian Health Center will allow you to:

  • Live in the community where you will work and fellowship with other students and public health professionals.
  • Grow spiritually through group Bible studies, conferences and on-site prayer and praise.
  • Build practical skills and real world experience in an urban setting.

Opportunities for short and long term internships are available in the following areas:

  1. Health Support Services
  2. Fitness/Wellness – Students majoring in fields such as kinesiology, wellness, physical education, recreation, sports management or those pursuing personal training certification will engage in a variety of valuable work experience at our 30,000 square foot fitness center.
  3. Nonprofit Administration – Students majoring in fields such as marketing, development, human resources, management, finance and medical/ public health administration are a good fit for learning more about the operational side of running a nonprofit, faith-based organization.