Internship Sites

The Social Work Program has developed relationships with many nonprofits in the Erie region where students have completed their internship experience. These organizations and agencies are listed below. We work with students to ensure they are placed an agency that meets their interests.

The following is a list of regional businesses and non-profits where some of our students have held internships:

1. AseraCare Hospice


2. Brevillier Village        

5416 East Lake Road
Erie PA 16511
899-8600

3. Crime Victims Center

Paul Lukach
125 West 18th Street
Erie PA 16501
(814) 455-9414

4. Erie Home For Children/Adults
Project First Step
Tina Ferraro
Special Projects Coordinator
226 East 27th Street
Erie, PA 16504
459-9253 x 124

5. Erie Together
Laura Lewis
501 E. 38th Street
Erie, PA 16546

6. Erie Housing Authority
Sherry Kinen, MSW
Program Manager
Franklin Terrace
730 Tacoma Road
Erie, PA 16511
882-6504

7. UPMC/Hamot Medical Center
Mary Jane Brown
201 State Street
Erie, PA 16501
814-877-6000

8. Harborcreek Youth Services
John Petulla
5172 Iroquios Ave
Harborcreek, PA 16421

9. HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
Dawn Duran
143 East Second Street
Erie, PA 16507
878-1206, 878 1304, 384 1304

10. Lakeshore Community Services

Jenn Rinderle
1352 West 26th Street
Erie, PA 16508
456-9962

11. Multicultural Resource Center

Al Turner
554 East 10th St.
Erie, PA 16503
(814) 455-0212

12. Northwest Rural AIDS Alliance

15870 Route 322 STE2
Clarian, PA 16214
814 764 6066 #109

13. Mental Health Assoc. of Erie Co.

Bill Grove
1101 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16506
452-4462

14. Mercy Center for Women

Chris Tombaugh/Melissa Thompson
139 East 27th Street
Erie, PA 16504
455-4577

15. Millcreek Community Hospital

Mandi Runski
Director of Social Services
5515 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16509
864-4031

16. Perseus House

Suzanne Jackson
32 W. 26th St.
Erie Pa, 16508

17. Perseus House

Florence Crittenden Home
Lisa Tomez
643 East 6th Street
Erie, PA 16501

18. Safe Harbor Behavioral Health

Mandy Fauble
Crisis Intervention
1330 West 26th Street
Erie, PA 16508

19. Safe Harbor Behavioral Health
Crisis Residential Unit
Vickie Merski
West 12 Street
Erie, PA 16508 

20. Safe Net

PO Box 1436
Erie, PA 16512
455-1774

21. Sarah Reed Children’s
Center/Residential

Dayle Anderson
2445 West 34th Street
Erie, PA 16506

22. Sarah Reed Children’s Center/School
Tracey Sampson
310 East 10th Street
Erie, PA 16501
455-6562

23. Sarah Reed Retirement Center
Jeannie Espey—Social Services
227 West 22nd Street
Erie, PA 16502
878-2600

24. St. Benedicts Education Center
Sister Vladimirof
330 East 10th Street
Erie, PA 452-4072

25. Saint Martin Center
Margie Olszewski/David Gonzales
1701 Parade Street
Erie, PA 16503
452-6113

26. St. Mary’s Home at Asbury Ridge

Peggy Rodak/Pamela Neal
4855 West Ridge Road
Erie, PA 16506

27. St. Mary’s Home of Erie

Sue Perry
607 East 26th Street
Erie, PA 16504
451-1302

28. St. Vincent’s Health Center

Jessicca Bickel/Kristen Bruschi
262 West 25th St.
Erie, PA 16550

29. Esper Treatment Center

Carol Trohoske
25 West 18th Street
Erie, PA 16501
449-1336 or 459-0817

30. Family Services

Diane Murphy/Adoption
5100 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16509
866-4544

31. Perseus Charter School For Excellence

Nick Viglione
480-5909 480 5914 #237
nviglione@phsce.org
 
32. Stairways Behavioral Health
Christine Caleo-Nickson
2185 w. 8th St
ccolao@StairwaysBH.org
878-3461

33. Erie School District

Danny Jones
djjones@eriesd.org

34. Family Services

Doug Pontzer
866 4634
dougp@fsnwpa.org
adamm@fsnwpa.org
Adam Miller 866 4508

35. Lakeland Area Hospice

Sherron Brinker
sw.lakelandareahospice@verizon.net
sbrink67@gmail.com
838-0511 or 490 3905

36. Community Health Net

1202 State Street
Erie, PA 16501
455- 7222 ex. 278

37. Office of Children and Youth

Tiffany Titus
154 West 9th Street
Erie, PA 16501
451-6665

38. GECAC/aging only

18 W 9th Street
Erie, PA 16501
459-4581 x 439
Carol Rodgers – x 570
Roxanne Pereles – x 516









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