Yoga and meditation education for prisoners, in prisons in New Zealand.
The Yoga Education in Prisons Trust is a registered charitable trust providing yoga and meditation education for prisoners, in prisons in New Zealand.
Please Support Us
We rely wholly on donations from individuals and funders to provide free Yoga and Meditation (real rehabilitation) for prisoners in New Zealand.
RAISED: $30,000 | GOAL: $50,000
Our Volunteers and Team
Chairman and Teaching Interface
Jane Allen (Gyanidhi)
Our Latest News
Such an exciting season, a season of change of new life and fresh starts, of growth and blossoming. This winter has been fairly quiet for us. However the onset of spring has already brought about change and exciting prospects for the YEPT team, both positive and negative.
We’re stoked Kara-Leah is again donating a portion of profits from her latest book The No-More-Excuses Guide to Yoga to YEPT.
Currently 65 prisoners attend yoga sessions around NZ with 4 of our Volunteer teachers. Most of the jails are about an hour away. Teaching time plus driving time means that to teach one class takes a half a day. Energetically it also takes mental preparation. Not only...
Thank you to our major Sponsor
We’ar Yoga Clothing are one of our biggest sponsors. We’ar are committed to a strong ethical business model which builds stronger communities through business opportunity + empowerment.