A Way In offers daylong, weekend and extended mindfulness retreats led by Rabbi Yael Levy.

These retreats offer opportunities for meditation, reflection and renewal.We gather in places of beauty and open to the wisdom of the earth and the spirit of the season.  Together we engage in spiritual practices that guide us in cultivating awareness, gratitude and compassion.

Skip down to the May 2019 Omer Retreat

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See pictures and read testimonials from the 2018 Omer Retreat

Testimonials from all A Way In retreats with Rabbi Yael.

Questions? Take a look at our Retreat FAQ's, watch the video with Rabbi Yael "Why Go on a Retreat?" or simply write us at




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Some images and experiences from past retreats with Rabbi Yael Levy

From the high desert of New Mexico to the beaches of New Jersey, from the Hudson Valley to rural Pennsylvania.


Omer Retreat in the High Desert of New Mexico

Join us for the week of  May 23-28, 2019 at Ghost Ranch in Abiquiu, NM

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Preparing the Heart for Passover

Pre-Passover Retreat

April 12 – 14, 2019

8 – 10 Nisan 5779

At the Garrison Institute, Garrison, New York, 10524

The Festival of Passover calls us to leave the narrow places in our hearts and minds and expand our capacities for compassion, empathy, understanding and relationship.


Rabbi Yael Levy Video: "Why Go On A Retreat?"

We go on a retreat...

To step out of our daily lives.

To regenerate, realign, re-balance, and enable ourselves to see more clearly so we can act more wisely.

To heal our own souls... and to come back and to heal the soul of the world...