Omega Responds To COVID-19 | Omega
  • Walking the Path Together

    "Omega will be right here with you, bringing light to a long winter through the community we have built together," says CEO Robert "Skip" Backus in his 2020 year-end message.
  • Video

    A Message From Our CEO

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    A Message From Our CEO

    Our Rhinebeck campus is closed in 2020. But we're still here for you.
  • Press Release

    Omega Responds to Economic & Social Impact of the Pandemic by Pivoting Business Model to Serve With Greater Impact

    April 27, 2020

    Developing New Programs for a Resilient Future

    Omega is taking bold steps to bring some of the most insightful and hopeful voices directly to you, for healing from trauma and grief, stoking creativity, reimagining personal and professional futures, and reinvigorating the culture.
  • Article

    A Message From Omega's CEO on COVID-19 Impact

    Omega's 2020 Season Suspended

    "With the understanding that gathering places like ours have a responsibility to protect public health, Omega will be suspending all of our Rhinebeck campus programs in 2020," says Omega's CEO Robert "Skip" Backus.
  • Article

    Omega Conversations on Zoom & Facebook Live

    Bringing Free Teachings to You Live & On Demand

    In response to this catastrophic pandemic, we’re bringing the very best teachers directly to you to help turn fear into wisdom and social isolation into greater love and connection.
  • Press Release

    Update From Omega On COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

    March 25, 2020

    Omega's Opening Postponed Until June 28

    CEO Robert "Skip" Backus announces postponement of Omega's opening to best protect the well-being of staff, participants, and the local community.
  • Facing the Coronavirus as the Challenge of Our Times

    Omega cofounder Elizabeth Lesser offers practices for spreading love instead of fear in these difficult times.
  • Press Release

    Statement From Omega On COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

    March 16, 2020

    Omega's Opening Postponed Until May 29

    CEO Robert "Skip" Backus announces delayed opening of Omega's Rhinebeck, New York campus.
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    Now More Than Ever, We Need Each Other

    At this critical time, your donation ensures that Omega can remain a vibrant source of strength, comfort, and connection. Thank you for supporting us so that we can continue to support you!