Children Today is a Long Beach nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering long-term stability and success in children and families who are facing homelessness.
Children Today’s vision is that all children under age six who have experienced homelessness or abuse and neglect will have a safe, nurturing place to spend their days playing, learning and growing, while their parents take steps towards stability. In our partnership, Wandering Wellness contributes to this vision by providing weekly yoga and meditation classes.
Teach on the Beach is a nonprofit organization located in Ghana, Africa. Teach on the Beach provides educational support to low income children and teenagers in a small fishing village. Wandering Wellness will be sharing our healing arts curriculum and providing daily yoga, meditation, self esteem, and visual arts groups with their clients. This is our first international program and partner.
The Onward Scholars Program is a nonprofit organization that offers students the opportunity to build strong academic and leadership skills through a variety of activities and programs that provide resources to empower them on their journey to excellence. Wandering Wellness contributes to this mission by providing yoga, meditation, and mental health awareness groups.
Addams Elementary is a Long Beach Unified School located on the far North side of Long Beach. Addams Elementary is working to become a trauma informed school with increased social support for students and families in need. Wandering Wellness contributes to this mission by facilitating therapeutic trauma informed yoga and meditation groups with at risk students.
Comprehensive Child Development Services is a Long Beach nonprofit organization dedicated to serving very low income and homeless children in Los Angeles County. Their programs use an active participatory learning approach proven to help children excel in language along with enhancing cognitive, physical, and social-emotional development. Through this, Comprehensive promotes independence, curiosity, decision-making, cooperation, persistence, creativity, and problem-solving. Wandering Wellness contributes to this mission by facilitating therapeutic trauma informed yoga and meditation groups.