We are very excited that two brilliant films about DanceSyndrome’s work have been nominated for Charity Film Awards!   The first round of judging is a public vote, which takes place between 27th October and 15th December, so we need our supporters help if we are going to win! We hope that you will…

   A team of people has signed up to run the Wigan 10k to support local charity DanceSyndrome.   DanceSyndrome is a multi-award winning dance charity, based in Lancashire, that delivers inclusive dance workshops and dance leadership training as well as inspiring performances that demonstrate a focus on ability rather than disability. The charity was…

Do you love running, jogging or walking?   Do you want raise money for DanceSyndrome?   Then we need you!   The Wigan 10K is happening on Sunday 3rd September and we are looking for individuals or small groups to take part on behalf of DanceSyndrome.   If you have always wanted to take part…

The DanceSyndrome team are incredibly grateful for having the opportunity to perform at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2017. It has been the trip of a lifetime for our dancers who have enjoyed every minute of their time at the festival. You can see the photos from the performance on the gallery page of the website and…

DanceSyndrome are celebrating after a video about their work won a Mencap Journalism Award.   Preston based student Jennifer Smith contacted DanceSyndrome in March asking if the charity would be interested in featuring in a short video documentary to be entered into the awards competition. She became aware of the charity as a result of…

  DanceSyndrome is taking its latest performance piece to this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival  thanks to financial support from Preston based business StormMeister Flood Protection.   In 2016, DanceSyndrome secured Arts Council England funding to develop a performance piece called “Orbit” which was so well received it was decided to raise funds to take the…

DanceSyndrome is asking for your support to help us win a National Lottery Award, with a £5,000 prize and an appearance on The One Show! Our recent successes have been recognised by the National Lottery Awards and we have been shortlisted as a finalist in the Arts category! The project with the most votes from…

DanceSyndrome is celebrating after receiving almost £160,000 of National Lottery funding.   The new grant from the Big Lottery Fund will support a new social franchising model that will give DanceSyndrome greater sustainability for the future. The project will enable the charity to work with chosen partners in other areas of the UK to deliver the charity’s…

Dance Leader Becky Rich has been involved with DanceSyndrome since 2014. She completed our Dance By Example leadership training which has enabled her to deliver her own independent weekly workshop as well as co-leading many DanceSyndrome activities at community events.   As part of Volunteering Week 2017, we want to celebrate the amazing work that…

DanceSyndrome has  received a significant boost to our funding after being chosen to receive a grant worth almost £200,000 from major UK funding body Spirit of 2012!   Spirit of 2012 is an independent trust, established with a £47m endowment from the Big Lottery Fund. They fund projects that empower people to get out, be…