Rehabilitative Justice

Many Inmates we work with at the Travis County Correctional Complex (TCCC) have been incarcerated due to their actions from suffering through their own mental and physical abuse. Once they are in prison, these individuals must face actions and continue suffering largely alone in the most challenging of environments. Through the Prison Yoga Program we aim to establish connections with these men and women who have been physically severed from ...

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Prison Program

Many Inmates we work with at the Travis County Correctional Complex (TCCC) have been incarcerated due to their actions from suffering through their own mental and physical abuse. Once they are in prison, these individuals must face actions and continue suffering largely alone in the most challenging of environments. Through the Prison Yoga Program we aim to establish connections with these men and women who have been physically severed from ...

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Elementary and Middle School Program

Our school program helps children practice mindfulness while developing the essential skills for a lifetime of health and wellness. Yoga practice helps them handle the stresses of everyday life and provides students with healthy ways to express and balance their emotions and find mental clarity. Yoga encourages community, connectedness and responsibility that also enhances social interaction. Through the practice of yoga, school teachers and children create an atmosphere of confidence, ...

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Mercury Rising in September

Mercury Rising Mercury Hall Fundraiser supports PURE Action’s scientific research and community projects. Tickets are now on sale for our first annual fundraiser yoga class September 9th at Mercury Hall. Class is from 7-9 pm. (Doors open at 6pm.) Tickets cost $40 per person and are available at any studio, or you can buy online at http://www.pureaction.org/donate.  

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Round Robin Practice Benefitting CYA

Round Robin Practice at Practice Yoga Austin Saturday July 25th, 3-4:30PM at Practice Yoga Austin Join us next Saturday for a round robin group practice lead by 4 recent graduates of PYA’s latest teacher training – Chris Duncan, Patrick Ree, Matty Heinrich, and Teal Day. All proceeds collected will benefit Community Yoga Austin. All levels! Come practice!  

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RECOVER THE LIGHT

Recover the Light with Community Yoga Austin Community Yoga Austin and Clean Cause present: Recover the Light, a special practice featuring four of our amazing CoYA ambassadors. At Waller Ballroom on Tuesday, January 12, please join us for an evening of community and mindful yoga that will highlight, celebrate and support the work that Community Yoga Austin is doing in the recovery communities of Central Texas and is working to expand. Jenn ...

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Art of Peace Youth Program

Our Youth Wellness Program provides yoga therapy to at-risk teens in high schools, many of whom have experienced significant loss, trauma, abuse and/or neglect in their lives. Instructors take a mindfulness-based approach to help youth manage their personal wellness on multiple levels and integrate yoga, relaxation training, stress reduction, anger management and life skills. Instructors combine yoga philosophy and the physical postures to teach youth how to relax naturally without ...

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DONATE TO COMMUNITY YOGA AUSTIN!

We rely on individual donations to keep our programs running. Your kind donations allow us to continue doing the work we are so passionate about.  On the next page, please choose between a “One-time” or recurring “Monthly Community Contribution”. Donate Today » We use PayPal for our donation service, which allows us to keep costs to a minimum, so that that your donation goes further to serving those in our program. Large or ...

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Community Yoga Fest

TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE! Community Yoga Austin will present COMMUNITY YOGA FEST on Sunday, September 27, from 12pm to 6pm, at Fiesta Gardens. Teacher-led yoga classes, music, food, drinks – all in one place, all for the cause of community-building and uniting to bring about social change thru the practice of yoga. A family-friendly event, COMMUNITY YOGA FEST will feature classes led by some of Austin’s favorite yoga master-teachers: Ben Heath, Hilly ...

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Community Yoga Austin Teacher Training Information and Application

2016 Summer Application At Community Yoga Austin, we believe that physical, mental, emotional, and interpersonal well-being are the foundation of a healthy and productive community. We believe that wellness practices are beneficial to everyone and should be accessible to everyone. Our mission is to make the tools of yoga, mindfulness, social-emotional education and other evidence-based wellness practices accessible to all members of our community. Our commitment is to facilitate personal empowerment ...

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