Adapting Asana for Trauma Sensitive Populations

  Nearly all of the people we serve, the youth in shelters, for example, or the staff who work with them, have experienced or continue to experience some form of traumatic injury to their well-being –whether having been evicted from their…

Behind the Scenes: Street Yoga Teaching High School Students

Check out post by: Campbell Salgado Yoga teacher extraordinaires Alice, our Development & Outreach Director and Jaime, our Program Director invited Kim from Campbell Salgado Photography to join their Street Yoga class at Rosemary Anderson High School in Portland. Looking at these…

Creating Community with Marginalized Youth

2011 has been a great year for deepening the quality of our programs. We have maintained partnerships with long-time sites as well as cultivated successful programs at new sites thanks to Grant funding and community interest. We currently hold 26…

With Gratitude

I wanted to take a moment to update you on our yoga experience here at the SSC.  So far we are seeing great success!  The students are CALM after class!  This is a drastic change from last year!  In watching…

Street Yoga’s Eco Cleaner for Yoga Mats

This week, Street Yoga introduces: Eco-cleaner for our yoga mats! A large part of what makes Street Yoga unique is our commitment to programming, on a local level. In almost 10 years we have developed partnerships with over 50 social…

Program Updates: Seattle Branch Expands

Street yoga classes serve youth and families struggling with homelessness, poverty, addiction, abuse and trauma.  We hold our yoga and mindfulness-based wellness classes at our community partner sites that are already serving these populations, including shelters, drop-in clinics, transitional homes,…