HUGS is able to provide programs and services free of charge – to the families we serve – thanks to the support of our generous donors.

HUGS offers unpaid internships on a semester (fall, spring, and summer) basis. Typically two interns are accepted per semester.

Internship requirements include:

  • Current college enrollment
  • Commitment of a minimum 180 hours of work
  • Completion of a HUGS volunteer application
  • Completion of HUGS volunteer orientation and training

For more information on becoming an intern please call HUGS at (808) 732-4846 or email us at Please share what your current course of study is as well as why you are interested in learning more about HUGS.