The Mindfulness Advisory Committee (MAC) supports the YMCA in the creation and expansion of new and existing mental health programs, engaging young people in getting the help they need, and supporting efforts to reduce the stigma of mental illness within the community. This committee was formed in 2016 and each member has graduated from the YMCA Youth Mindfulness Group. In order to join the MAC, members are required to meet the membership eligibility criteria and complete the onboarding process outlined by the YMCA. The MAC meets three to four times per year. 

 

Membership Eligibility Criteria: 

- Graduate from the YMCA Youth Mindfulness Group 

- Complete YMCA volunteer onboarding 

 

Have questions? Want more information? Contact us at youthmindfulness@gv.ymca.ca! 

Check out a few of our mindfulness programs below: