Volunteer Opportunities for Yoga Instructors

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Current opportunities

  • IN PERSON – Older Adults-chair yoga
    “Sunrise” on E Hastings/Slocan and “Brightspot” on Cambie/King Ed
    Tuesdays OR Thursdays 11:15-12pm
    Starting September 2021
    1 volunteer needed to teach a 4, 6 or 8 week session at “Brigtspot location which is 4088 Cambie Street (King Edward Station is directly across the street).
    1 to 2 teachers
    This in person volunteer opportunity is open with Covid safety protocols in place.

  • IN PERSON – Chilliwack
    Addictions Recovery Centre for Women
    Starting Fall 2021
    1 volunteer weekly or 2 volunteers rotating every other week
    In person teaching with Covid safety protocols in place.

  • IN PERSON – Britannia Lodge East Vancouver, Commercial Drive Area
    Specialized residential care facility for adults 55+ who have a mental health diagnosis
    Chair yoga, fully seated
    One volunteer needed to alternate every other week with an established volunteer, in person onsite. Volunteer must be fully vaccinated.
    Tuesdays, 11:15am-12pm, starts September 7th 2021 (and it would alternate every other week
    In person, with Covid safety protocols in place

  • ONLINE – Carlile Youth Concurrent Disorders UnitNorth Vancouver, at the Hope Centre
    Wednesdays 7-8pm, online
    One volunteer needed to rotate every other week with established volunteer. Starts September 1, 2021.
    These classes are for the most seriously affected youth ages 13-18 at acute risk due to mental health and substance use issues.
    Experience with teens is an asset.

  • ONLINE – Young parents (children are at daycare while class in session and will not attend the yoga).
    Friday 11am-12pm
    Restarting September 2021

  • ONLINE Turing Point Recovery
    Men and Women’s residential treatment program, addictions, mental health, trauma
    SUB teachers sometimes needed
    Classes live online via Zoom
    Tuesdays 1:30-2:30pm
    Wednesdays, 9:30-10:30am
    Thursdays, 10-11am

  • ONLINE – Yoga Outreach Facility Partner staff / Frontline workers and open for any staff to attend
    Mondays 7-8pm
    Classes are live online
    Substitute teachers

  • ON HOLD Burnaby Youth Custody
    Burnaby South – Youth in custody
    Thursdays  7-8pm 2X/month, alternating with current volunteer
    *please note this location requires an extensive intake process, criminal history check and interview/safety orientation at centre
    This in person volunteer opportunity is currently ON HOLD due to Covid-19

  • ON HOLD Maple Ridge
    Men in custody, mental health, addictions, trauma
    Tuesdays 7-8pm
    1 teacher to alternate weekly with established teacher (2x/month)
    travel stipend available
    This in person volunteer opportunity is currently ON HOLD due to Covid-19

  • ON HOLD Surrey
    Men in custody, addictions, mental health, trauma
    Wednesdays 6-7pm
    1 teacher needed to alternate 2x/month with established volunteer
    Travel stipend available
    This volunteer opportunity is currently ON HOLD due to Covid-19

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