Mindful Moments in the Park: Refresh, Restore, Reconnect

Join RISE and Council Member Rita Joseph for a vibrant wellness event curated to honor Mental Health Awareness Month and spotlight the crucial intersection of mental health and Intimate Partner Violence (IPV).

Immerse yourself in a day of holistic healing as we navigate various avenues of wellness through engaging activities, mindful movement, and heartfelt conversations. Uncover valuable resources to promote healthier relationships and communities. There’s something for everyone seeking wellness and connection!

About RISE:

RISE cultivates transformative responses to intimate partner violence (IPV) across New York City neighborhoods most affected by community violence through addressing the intersection of IPV and gun violence. RISE mobilizes the community to develop new strategies to end IPV, uplifts healthy relationship norms, and engages people who cause harm to take accountability and change their behavior through non-mandated, restorative, and holistic approaches.

RISE is a part of the NYC Crisis Management System (CMS) offering support to end IPV related gun violence through technical assistance and capacity building with anti-gun violence organizations in CMS.