She is a masterful dancer and musician who has let nothing get in the way of her dreams. Jen Blackwell who set up her own dance company, has proved that having Downs Syndrome is no barrier to success. Her company, DanceSyndrome, is just one of the achievements that former Denby Dale woman Jen, 33, has…

Meet two of our Dance by Example trainees Jonathan and Kelly. Both came to the training programme through other DanceSyndrome workshops, read about their experiences below. Jonathan Rodman Jonathan Rodman aged 35 from Chorley loves to attend DanceSyndrome’s community dance workshop in Hindley. He often leads the dancing along with Dance Leader Jen and Dance…