An overview of compassion-focused services and resources available in the Pacific Northwest.

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Call of Compassion NW
CCNW convenes community leaders and engages community members to reduce the impact of social and economic injustices, activating relationships of respect and trust among residents within our neighborhoods.

Center for Child & Family
Well-Being (UW)

CCFW promotes the positive development and well-being of children, from infancy through adolescence, particularly those experiencing disadvantage and adversity.

Center for Courage & Renewal
CCR creates a more just, compassionate and healthy world by nurturing personal and professional integrity and the courage to act on it.

Charter for Compassion International
A network of networks connecting organizers and leaders from around the world, providing educational resources, organizing tools, and avenues for communication.

Communities That Care (UW)
CTC coaches communities across the country through an evidence-based, prevention science process that reduces levels of youth problems and helps them thrive.

Compassion Games International
Fun and creative ways to ignite and catalyze compassionate action in communities around the world

Freedom Project
A community collaboration of people in prison, those released from prison, family, and friends. Through prison and community programs we provide opportunities to practice Nonviolent Communication and mindfulness. 


Greater Good in Action
Free, on-demand science-based practices for a meaningful life, developed by UC Berkeley's Greater Good Science Center.


Mindfulness Northwest
Heart-felt, caring and insightful instruction in mindfulness for communities and organizations in the Pacific Northwest.

Nalanda West
Nalanda West event center offers a curated selection of teachings and presenters from diverse wisdom traditions.

OSPI Compassionate Schools Initiative
Training, guidance, referral, and technical assistance to schools wishing to adopt a Compassionate Schools Infrastructure. 

Pomegranate Center
Strengthening communities
through collaborative placemaking.

Roots of Empathy
An evidence-based classroom program that has shown significant effect in reducing levels of aggression and bullying among school children while raising social/emotional competence and increasing empathy.


Space Between
Through evidence-based programs in yoga, breathing and mindfulness, Space Between establishes a healthy mental foundation for youth and the adults in their lives.

Youth Ambassadors
A diverse community of committed and inspiring teens ranging from sixth graders to university students striving to connect to their communities by influencing issues and others with the power of compassion.