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Facility Partner Application Form

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Please complete the following application form and we will contact you within 2 weeks to discuss your application.

Please include full address including postal code.
Please provide name, title, phone number, and email address
Please provide name, title, phone number, and email address
Please let us know if your facility serves any of the following - Corrections, Mental Health, Addictions, At-risk Youth, Women who have experienced violence, Seniors, other please specify.
Please provide age range, estimated number of clients yoga program would be available to, expected attendance numbers, gender
Please give an overview of particular challenges/special needs of students (eg. Addictions, prenatal, mental health, etc.) This information will be shared with teachers who are interested in applying to teach at your facility so please make it as full and clear as possible.
Again, this profile will be shared with teachers who are interested in applying for volunteer teaching positions at your facility so please take the time to make it as full and clear as possible.
Please let us know if volunteers require a Criminal Records Check, a Vulnerable Persons Check, a security orientation, or if they must be male or female.
Please confirm that clients will not be charged for yoga classes
Financial contribution - sliding scale of $25 - $75/class. Payable monthly.
The more details you can provide on ways you would be willing and/or able to support the work of YO the better.
Please give as many options as possible to accommodate limited volunteer availability.
For example: weekly, by-weekly, monthly or sessional (ie, 8 week session with a break before the next one begins)
Please give details
Please note we ask all of our volunteers to carry liability insurance to cover them in the practice of teaching yoga. Your insurance would only need to cover the volunteer if something happened to them while on site.
Spray bottles with a mild solution of vinegar and water can be used with paper towels to clean the mats after class. Students can be asked to take responsibility for this task.
Please note it is a YO program requirement that we receive regular input from both clients and facility staff . If your facility is consistently unable to meet this requirement we may discontinue support of your YO program.
Please note we will evaluate this on a case by case basis but programs that are unable to provide consistent or adequate reporting may have to wait longer to get a program.
Please note that once YO has accepted your application we request that you do not solicit others to teach yoga at your facility. YO will invest significant resources in getting a program started for you and we appreciate your support.
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