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Yoga4Change

Cause Area

  • Children & Youth
  • Community
  • Crisis Support
  • Seniors
  • Women

Location

96 curtis streetmeriden, CT 06450 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

Our Mission: Empowering individuals facing barriers to life success through the health and wellness benefits of mindfulness-based yoga.

Description

Our Core Beliefs:

  • Health and well-being are the cornerstones of empowered living and the effective pursuit of happiness.
  • Mind/body practices promote health and wellbeing and prevent practitioners from being trapped behind barrierssuch as toxic stress, disabilities, the challenges of aging, and traumatic experiences.
  • Individual wellbeing is a building block for healthy, vibrant families and communities.
  • Empowerment requires direct transmission of knowledge and practices, providing the opportunity for self-selection and ownership of the tools best suited to each individual.


Our Vision:

Increasing health and wellness in all communities by:

  • Expanding access to high-quality, mindfulness-based yoga instruction.
  • Expanding awareness of the benefits of mindfulness-based yoga practices.
  • Creating a diverse and highly-qualified yoga teacher pool- to provide yoga instruction that is specialized, accessible and culturally relevant to ALL.

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