Current Community Projects

CARE – Community & Resiliency for our Healthcare Workers

A free mindfulness program for residents of Ontario funded by TD to develop and sustain emotional well-being, designed specifically for caregivers, healthcare workers, and front-line workers.  

MBCT Training Partnership in China and the Philippines

Partnership with Friendly Care (FC) in the Philippines and the China Canadian Mindfulness Association (CCMA) to deliver an intensive certificate training program for facilitating MBCT.

Mindfulness for Well-Being and Resilience Program for Toronto At-Risk Youth

A 6-week mindfulness-based mental health program for 100 Toronto at-risk youth ages 14-18 who have faced personal challenges posed by the pandemic.

Mindfulness and Social Justice Pilot Project

The Centre for Mindfulness Studies received a one-year grant for a pilot project to develop and launch a program for racialized individuals that explores mindfulness, social justice, anti-oppression, and their connection.  

Templeton Grant in the Philippines

​A mindfulness-based program to advance compassion and its related virtues in young Filipino adults.

Housing Outreach Project – Collaborative

The Centre for Mindfulness Studies is a proud partner of HOP-C, a CIHR-funded clinical trial and research initiative following young people’s trajectories out of homelessness.

Past Projects


Summer 2017