Acknowledgement of country
YogaLife conducts classes on this beautiful land on Mooro Nyoongar Boodja, Mooro People’s Land and would like to acknowledge the Wadjak people of the Nyoongar Nation as the traditional custodians of Mooro country, and recognise their continuing connection to the land, waters and culture. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders past, present and emerging.
Lizette believes in "being the change you want see in the world" and is committed in supporting local and international organisations offering her services as a way to support these organisations. In turn, by offering support and uniting with these organisations Lizette believes she can make a positive change for humanity.
See below a list of organisations YogaLife supports thanks to you:
City of Stirling, Western Australia
As a passionate advocate of Yoga and its benefit, Lizette is committed in sharing its value amongst the comunnity. Lizette has been working with the council of City of Stirling and its community since 2014 offering yoga classes to the local community.
In January 2022 Lizette's work was acknowledged as a leader of the community in promoting health both physically and mentally, and nominated by the City of Stirling and Mayor Mark Irwin as Citizen of the Year 2022.
Her classes are often enlisted on the Citys event page so to find out more visit the website to make sure you dont miss it: www.stirling.wa.gov.au
The Naala Djookan Healing Centre
Lizette is proud to be a part of The Naala Djookan Healing Centre for women, by offering Yoga to its community. The City of Stirling is the lead organisation for The Naala Djookan Healing Centre whom seek to simplify access to family and domestic violence affected women and children, through a range of integrated and evidence-based services in one safe, inclusive, culturally responsive and welcoming location. The centre plays a key role in the community, providing therapeutic support to women and children throughout their journey.
"I am deeply inspired by organisations like this one who strive to contribute value to our society by enriching women and childrens lives for a better future. I am forever grateful to all those involved in this fairly new project founded in early 2021 and thank you for the opportunity to be a part of it today" - Lizette Gatehouse
City of Canning, Western Australia
Lizette has an ongoing relationship working and supporting the council of City of Canning and its community since 2016 by offering yoga classes to the local community, workshops and running large Yoga events at their annual Wellness Festival of Movement and RU OK? Day campagines.
In September 2020 she will be delivering a series of workshops throughout the City of Canning to promote mental health awarness and wellness for RUOK? Day 2020. Visit the events page in the following link to find out the details: www.canning.wa.gov.au
Over 7 years Lizette has regularly offered classes for Lululemon Athletica to help promote Yoga to the community of Perth, WA. For several years she has supported the Karrinyup store in Western Australia run their annual summer Sunset Yoga sessions at Clarko Reserve at Trigg Beach; and also runs in-store classes too. Check their instore board to see when Lizette will be teaching, or ask their friendly staff. info.lululemon.com.au/stores/au/
Happy shinny Lululemon yogis after Sunset Yoga at Clarko Reserve, Trigg Beach, Western Australia.
Starlight Children's Foundation
Lizette donates part of her earnings to support Starlight Childrens Foundation as a way to support their amazing work for the happiness of children. www.starlight.org.au/our-mission
Cancer Council Australia
Each year Lizette donates to this wonderful Foundation as a way to support their great research and facilities. www.cancer.org.au
Lizette offers senior yoga classes at several centres across WA. MercyCare is a leading provider of aged care, family, health and community services.
Would you like to work together? Contact Lizette for a chat