We welcome all volunteers.  You can help in many ways

Environmental Services. Assistance with grounds-keeping,  painting, landscaping, etc.

Child Care. Assistance with children in our program (must have a DHS clearance registry letter).

Elder Assistance. Assistance with the seniors in our program

Administration. Assistance with administrative functions

Receptionist. Assistance with answering phone calls and greeting visitors

All volunteers must pass a police background clearance and other clearances maybe necessary.  Please contact us for volunteer opportunities.  313.579.1000, or


Join our compassionate and dedicated team. You can make a positive difference in the lives of others today!

We are committed to diversity and being an equal-opportunity employer. We offer the following:

  • Comprehensive training

  • Appreciation

  • Rewarding and challenging careers

  • Competitive wages


If you are interested in any of the positions below click the title for the job description.  You can email your resume to


Current Positions Available​​


Become an Intern

Internships are available at FWS in a variety of different fields. We accept Associate’s, Bachelor’s and Master’s students. Placements are limited and are granted based on availability in your field of study. Placement is not guaranteed. FWS runs semester or year long internship programs.  Students receive close supervision by Agency personnel and have the opportunity to integrate, utilize and apply classroom content to practical experiences.  The practicum is intended to produce a professionally reflective, self-evaluating, knowledgeable, and developing social work practitioner.

To apply for an internship with FWS please contact Dr. Wilsetta McClain  at 313.579.1000 ext 258 or email


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It Takes a Village...

and You!