The project

The aim of the HIPPOCAMPUS project is to develop and implement an appropriate yoga-based approach to bring the benefits of yoga to young people in situations of disadvantage.

Aspects of innovation:

  • Inclusivity, disadvantaged as part of the whole.
  • Varied youth environments, not just schools.
  • Holistic, including whole organisation.
  • Support app for home practice, sustaining the benefits.


  • The Hippocampus programme. Collection of documents that give full picture of the programme, so as to enable others to implement it.
  • The mobile app – Yuva Yoga app. A mobile app to support home practice.