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NYS Office for the Aging Communications Intern (ID: 108962) for Summer 2022


Office for the Aging

2 Empire State Plaza, 5th Floor
Albany , NY 12223
E-Mail: kelly.mateja@aging.ny.gov
Phone: (518) 330-8797

Division/Unit: Communications


Web Site: aging.ny.gov(New Window)


Proposal Information


NYSOFA is a small but mighty agency that is dedicated to helping older New Yorkers remain independent in their homes and communities. Communications interns will join our communication team in advancing the agenda of our agency and promoting our priorities. Interns will be responsible for drafting content for our website and social media, assisting with constituent correspondence, and assisting with planning for our annual Older New Yorkers' Day Celebration in November.

Typical Hours: Variable
Days & Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm
Working remotely for part of the week is allowed. Interns will be required to work in our downtown Albany office at least 1 day per week.

NYSOFA interns help create:
o draft social media posts
o draft infographics. shooting and editing short videos
o draft press releases and articles for the website
o draft correspondence
o event plans
o databases and documents




Social Media



Internship Areas: Communications/Public Relations

Logistical Information

Payment? Unpaid

Number of Hours: 20 - 30

Location: Albany

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Senior

Minimum Standing: Sophomore

Degree Concentrations: Communication Studies, Human Services, Liberal Arts, Public Administration