WORTH is a free monthly trauma healing circle (May-November 2019) for women of color (WOC) ages 21 and up.
Each month, the circle will discuss a mental wellness topic, provide educational, coping, & community resources, and suggest a self-care activity.
WORTH is open to the public so registration is highly encouraged. However, space permitting, no woman who is interested will be turned away on the day of the circle. Room seats 15-20 women.
To educate and demystify various elements of trauma and traumatic experiences in communities of color.
Increase awareness of mental wellness tools and coping skills and provide knowledgeable healing resources.
Provide WOC a safe (and FREE) space to connect and discuss topics that impact their overall mental and emotional wellness.
Break the stigma associated with receiving support in communities of color.
(All Healing Circles will be held at the Yonkers Riverfront Library (Room 2B) on the following Saturdays from 1-2:30pm with the exception of June 15 which will be held from 10:00-11:30am) Children are welcome to spend time in the children's section of the library on the same floor as the healing circle.
May 18, 2019-1-2:30pm
The WELCOME & MENTAL HEALTH HEALING Circle
-In Honor of Mental Health Awareness Month
June 15, 2019-10-11:30am
The STRESS HEALING Circle
-In Honor of PTSD Awareness Day on June 27th
July 20, 2019-1-2:30pm
The GRIEF & LOSS HEALING Circle
August 17, 2019-1-2:30pm
The BODY IMAGE HEALING Circle
September 21, 2019- 1-2:30pm
The SEXUAL ABUSE HEALING Circle
-In Honor of Sexual Health Awareness Month
October 19, 2019- 1-2:30pm
The DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HEALING Circle
-In Honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month
November 16, 2019- 1-2:30pm
The SELF-CARE HEALING Circle
December 7, 2019
WORTH Holiday Dinner-Location TBD
Visit The Bronze Bastet for emotional healing tools for WOC! www.thebronzebastet.com
Know Yourself. Honor Your Truth. Own Your Worth!
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