Concord Institute


transformational programme

iEvolve is our core educational programme, introducing participants to the transformational work of Concord Institute.

The programme’s rigorous process of self-enquiry offers a new engagement with life that is at once redemptive, yet at the same time acts as a springboard to catapult our lives into the unknown of evolutionary possibility.

upcoming iEvolve programmes:

The iEvolve programme takes place over three full days and one evening

Friday 18, Saturday 19, Sunday 20 (9am-11pm), Wednesday 23 September (7-11pm)

upcoming iEvolve guest evenings*

If you have an interest in the programme please call 020 7607 1140

*free event

about our work

The primary mission of Concord Institute is to promote greater self-reliance when it comes to achieving and maintaining optimal health and well-being.

The secondary mission is to produce fundamental and significant shifts in human awareness to create new openings for growth and development.

The educational curriculum of the Concord Institute employs an integral model for health and well-being that encompasses wholefoods, culinary arts training, bodywork practices, self-inquiry, self-expression and the creative arts.

selected upcoming programmes and online resources


SEP 2020


iEvolve is our core educational programme, introducing participants to the transformational work of Concord Institute.

The programme’s rigorous process of self-enquiry offers a new engagement with life that is at once redemptive, yet at the same time acts as a springboard to catapult our lives into the unknown of evolutionary possibility.

Concord Institute, London

Open to all

25, 28, 31 May

Online Series

Pan-Fried Noodle Series

Three online cooking classes led by Mutsuko Johnson, teaching you how to create traditional, nourishing and delicious Japanese pan-fried noodle dishes. Students are welcome to join for the whole series, or simply attend one or two classes.


Open to all

Starts 10 June

Online Series

Summer Tensegrity Series

In this series of 8 classes of Tensegrity, we shall practice movements which originate from Ancient Mexico, connecting with the energy of summer, abundance and joy. As energy moves, we shall discover the true skills and gifts we have to offer the world, allowing a natural leadership to emerge through our lives.


Open to all

11 - 19 July

Online Event

JumpStart: Health In Action

JumpStart: Health-in-Action (online) is a two-weekend online programme that will be an abbreviated form of our annual residential JumpStart programme. The intention of this programme is to transform your experience of life from being something to overcome or survive to being a journey of ever unfolding possibility.


For graduates of the iEvolve seminar


JUL/AUG 2020

Power, Intent and Evolution

This residential programme over four full days is intended for those who have completed a basic transformation programme such as iEvolve. It contains equal portions of bodywork and dialogue, each of which is used to release and redeploy energy.

Oxon Hoath, Hadlow, Kent

For graduates of the iEvolve seminar


OCT 2020

Being Here, Present Now

The question is often asked, “Where do we go from here?” Yet wherever we go, we are always here. We never really arrive in the future. Like tomorrow, it is always at least an increment away. Still, we are always here. Shall we not dedicate some time to explore this ‘here’?

Concord Institute, London

For graduates of the iEvolve seminar

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about concord institute

In October 1998 the Concord Institute for Integral Studies was set up as the main education and training centre for the Community Health Foundation (CHF), a registered UK charity founded in 1976 on Old Street in London.

The mandate of the Community Health Foundation is and has been to offer educational programmes and services to the community at large that enable people to become more self-reliant in terms of assuming greater responsibility for their health and well-being.

The particular education and training in “self-health” offered by the CHF has been variously referred to as the macrobiotic, holistic or integral approach because it takes a larger and more comprehensive view in understanding the human condition.

Among other things, this approach encompasses the physical, psychological, social and spiritual dimensions of people’s lives.

The institute discovered that taking a holistic approach was more efficacious in the long run toward restoring health and biological integrity, and for building more powerful immune capabilities for dealing with potential health problems that may lie in the future.

est. 1976, over 40 years of supporting
healthy and purposeful living

the last 10 years: (2007-2017)
294 programmes

5,676 participants
34,862 meals served


I was drawn to participating in the iEvolve programme after going through a period of change in my career. I'd noticed a disconnect between what I was doing day-to-day and where my passions lay. My heart was no longer in my work, ...

Gavin Wilshen


Reading a book or going to a therapist can, if you are lucky, help you understand who we are, how we function. What made JumpStart unique is that in one week, not only did I understand transformation with my ...

Johan Bogaerts

Vice-President, Marketing

When I decided to do the iEvolve programme I had reached a point in my life where I felt that I couldn’t just keep going on as I used to. Even though I was in a good place after engaging in therapy, I feared ...

Sonja Dorau


The Foundation Course was a journey of personal realisation and genuine change. I found that the more I was willing to observe and engage both by myself and with the group the more I got out of it. It is a tiring ...

David Barker

Being Here Present Now was a powerful experience, unlike anything else I’ve done. It totally shook me up. I am still present to the huge amount of energy that was freed up that weekend; it was like a clearing ...

Dan Sherlock


Before I did the Mastery programme, I would have never called myself a cook. I always wanted to have access to the kitchen and cooking, but actually found the kitchen confusing and difficult. Participating in the ...

Sarah Williams

Media professional

For me, On Leadership was about choosing a life of vision, and about standing on my own two feet. In a way, it wasn’t so much about the vision itself, rather the commitment I made to take care of it, and the ...

Blandine Bardeau


The Foundation Course was an adventure of inquiry and discovery about the nature of the mind and the heart. It brought me great presence, open-heartedness and authenticity - not merely for myself, but in ...

Danny Schmulevitch

Environmental Facilitator

These yoga classes are different from others I have undertaken previously. I especially like the pace and the time given for each pose and the rest period between. I feel much calmer after the classes, and I've noticed my energy ...

Charlotte Delaney

Marketing Director

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