6.1. Accessible Yoga Association
Accessible Yoga believes that all people—regardless of ability or background—deserve equal access to yoga. Through education and advocacy, we share the teachings and benefits of yoga with those who have been marginalized. We identify and remove barriers to access, build strong networks, and advocate for an accessible, equitable, and dynamic yoga culture.
Accessible Yoga Scholars Program which provides financial support for yoga practitioners with diverse backgrounds to take 200-hour yoga teacher training. This year we are dedicating five scholarships to people with disabilities in honor of Marsha Danzig, who passed away earlier this year. Marsha was an amputee, leader in the yoga community, and an incredible disability rights advocate.