TSP in partnership with HOPE PROJECT CHARITABLE TRUST, Delhi, India
Core Wellness & Movement Arts, and Master Teacher Trainings with: Core Wellness programs for hundreds of students, patients, women and families in Hope Project School, Clinic, and neighborhood homes; and with the Mobile Health Unit serving other impoverished communities of Delhi with stress-relieving, joyful exercises and self-care tools. Master Teacher Training program for Hope Project schoolteachers, community leaders and women’s micro-finance groups. READ MORE
“The continuous sincere efforts…of The Storydancer Project…have resulted in changing the perceptions of Basti women towards their health and well-being. The women not only practice what they have learned but also encourage each other to continue with the exercises.” – Samiur Rahman, Director, Hope Project Charitable Trusthe
“Your work with girls and women brings a new way to value their bodies, enhance good health, and add to their confidence and courage to face the challenges of their lives. The Storydancer Project, serving many areas in India, is an inspiration to women around the world.” Hope Project Board of Directors
TSP in partnership with CANSUPPORT, Delhi, India
Relaxation Therapeutic Health Exercise Program© (RTHEP) and trainings, created by Zuleikha/TSP in partnership with CanSupport:
Direct service to palliative care cancer patients and their families; and RTHEP trainings of the counselors of the Home Health Care Teams, reaching thousands of cancer patients and their families/caregivers per year. Annual three-day programs at CanSupport Nurses’ Foundation Course. Zuleikha’s presentation of RTHEP won “Best Oral Presentation” at the 2013 International Conference of the Indian Association of Palliative Care, and the exercises are being used in 37 nursing colleges in Delhi.
“We at CanSupport felt an abundant flow of energy and immeasurable happiness fill up our being as we practiced the ‘simple yet rejuvenating’ movements in the TSP program with you. You brought light into our lives and smiles on our faces. Thank you.” – Himani Pande, Manager-Admin and Human Resources, CanSupport
TSP in partnership with NEW LIGHT, Kolkata, India
Kalpataru, and Core Wellness & Movement Arts trainings:
Kalpataru is a groundbreaking restorative program for women trafficked in the sex trade in India. In 2015, TSP and New Light will facilitate Kalpataru in five red-light districts in India, providing tools for creating health, joy and connection while facing significant life challenges, and help empower women through rights-based education and community-building. ‘Kalpataru’ is the Sanskrit word for a divine wish-fulfilling tree of Indian mythology that imparts energy for changing one’s destiny. Program is projected for twice a year. TSP also conducts trainings for young women leaders in New Light residential shelters for children of sex workers.
“The Storydancer Project with Zuleikha in Kolkata…re-creating and nurturing a dream that was buried under layers of unspoken aspiration. The movement work allows the women to feel whole … once again.” – Urmi Basu, Director, New Light