Wednesday 21st March 2018 is World Down’s Syndrome Day. People around the world are celebrating their friends and relatives who bring love, happiness and joy into their lives, and also happen to have Down’s syndrome. This is something we aim to do every day at DanceSyndrome, and we always choose to celebrate people’s abilities, rather…

Jen Blackwell and Becky Rich are the best of friends. They share a passion for dance and spend many hours enjoying each other’s company. But they are not just the best of friends, they are a force for good, challenging perceptions and trying to make the world a better place, using dance as their weapon…

Our dancers are very excited to share the news that we will be returning to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival after a huge success in 2017!   DanceSyndrome’s dancers perform live at special events across the UK with the aim of inspiring people and demonstrating that people with disabilities can live a life of their choosing…

We’re changing lives, unlocking potential & challenging perceptions with our “ability, not disability” approach! Can you help us?   We are looking for new Trustees and a Chairperson to join our Board of Directors.   Trustees have overall control of a charity and are responsible for making sure it’s doing what it was set up…

We’re thrilled to announce that DanceSyndrome’s two films that were nominated for Charity Film Awards have both been shortlisted following the public vote last year!   Thanks to everyone who supported our social media voting campaign at the end of 2017! Your votes mean that both of our films are in the top 10 in…

  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! The films are nominated in…

As Christmas approaches, we all start to think more about how we can give to others and for most people it truly is a time of compassion, generosity and being charitable.   Over recent years, many people have started to rethink the way that they share the spirit of Christmas and have made the decision…

Stephen Smith is a regular participant at our Saturday morning Clitheroe workshop. He is a popular and well-loved member of the group, who is known for his big voice and even bigger heart!   Stephen has been nominated for The Guardian’s Public Servant of the Year Award and there is absolutely no doubt in our…