Providing education, physical empowerment and leadership development for underserved communities to break cycles of violence.

Courses and Programs

We offer martial arts and self-defense classes for women, young people, LGBTQ individuals, and transpeople in our dojo and at organizations across New York City.

Space Rental

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We have a large exercise/rehearsal space available for hourly rent: 16′  x 31′, high ceilings, wood floor.  Large mirror (27.5′  x  7′) covers most of one wall, and the room has two large windows and gets lots of natural light.  Located on the second floor (walk up) in a beautiful, secure building on 5th Avenue in Park Slope.

Please contact us for more information!

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Recent Blog Posts

June 22, 2015 |

Self Defense Class for adult women and transgender people begins Wednesday, July 8, 2015

This 5-week course combines physical and verbal self-defense skills with discussions on safety, prevention, and...

June 22, 2015 |

FREE Self Defense Class for pre-teen girls and transyouth ages 9-12 begins Saturday, July 11, 2015

This 5-week course combines physical and verbal self-defense skills with discussions on safety, prevention, and...

July 9, 2014 |

CAE’s 9th Annual Punch-a-thon Prize Winners!

Announcing this year’s winners! We want to thank everyone for raising $21,000 for CAE at our 9th Annual...

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