Veterans & Military

Comeback Yoga delivers free yoga classes to help military personnel, their families and supporters develop resiliency in response to their life experience that may include post-traumatic stress. It also offers scholarship opportunities for former veterans to become Yoga teachers. (Denver, CO)

Connected Warriors provides wellness programs that enhance the lives of  veterans, service members, and their families. (Boca Raton, FL)

Veterans Yoga Project  is an educational and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the health and well-being of military veterans. (national)

Yoga Across America is in schools, military bases, parks, low-income communities, homeless shelters, children’s hospitals and many other locations where people don’t have access to the practice, or can’t afford it. (Sacramento, CA)

Yoga for Vets NYC Founded by a former Marine, the program is designed specifically for veterans dealing with injuries or trauma, but every veteran is welcome, regardless of age, era or experience.  (NYC, NY)

Warriors at Ease is working to increase awareness about the power of Yoga and meditation and educate a network of professionals  qualified to share evidence-based practices  through programs that support the health and healing of service members, veterans and their families. (Silver Spring, MD)

Understanding the suffering is beyond me.
Understanding the healing is, too.
But in this moment I am here. Use me.
- Dr. Rachel Naomi Remen

Additional Resources for Working with Vets