Student placements

Thank you for your interest in completing a placement at Family Services Ottawa.  We offer unpaid placements to students from a variety of high school, college and university programs. To apply for a placement position with Family Services Ottawa, please send your résumé and a cover letter. Tell us why you would like to do a placement at Family Services Ottawa and indicate in which of our programs you would like to be placed.  Let us know what your placement requires, including hours, days, length of placement and learning objectives.

Counselling Student Intern placements

We accept Master’s Level Student Interns. We offer opportunities to work with individuals, couples, families and groups. Student interns develop skills in the full range of Client care, including counselling and administrative processes. Services include a Single Session Walk-in, Brief Therapy and ongoing counselling. Services are client centred and strength based.  No calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Family Services Ottawa
312 avenue Parkdale Ave.
Ottawa ON K1Y 4X5
T. 613-725-3601