Your Own Greatness Affirmed
Y.O.G.A. for Youth is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering youth and families in underserved communities through the principles and practice of yoga.
What We're All About
We provide schools and other youth oriented organizations with customized yoga and mindfulness programming tailored to address the behavioral, emotional and physical needs of their unique youth population.
Y.O.G.A. for Youth programs are designed to foster confident, healthy, emotionally-stable individuals with higher levels of scholastic aptitude and expanded behavioral management skills.
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Effective Tools for Self-Discovery
Y.O.G.A .for Youth programming addresses four major components; behavioral stability, self esteem, physical health and scholastic aptitude. Focusing on these components treats a multitude of symptoms including violence, vandalism, substance abuse, obesity, eating disorders, teen pregnancy, sexual assault, sexually transmitted diseases, truancy, poor grades, bullying, and suicide.