Join our Dance Ability Movement classes at the Creative Children’s Dance Centre in Toronto and find your inner dancer!

We are so happy with the successful start-up of our dance program at the Creative Children’s Centre (CCDC) in Toronto this season! We can’t wait to see our community at the CCDC continue to grow as we start a new session on February 2nd! “Watching this new studio location start-up was a dream come true [...]

By |2020-01-21T11:40:38-05:00January 21st, 2020|0 Comments

Dance and sports bring us together and allow our strengths and self-pride to shine!

The best way to create an inclusive environment is by bringing everyone together sharing a common ground! Thinking about that, Special Olympics Ontario organizes Sports Festivals where students with intellectual disabilities can experience different sports, dance and enjoy themselves. Emily Harris, our dance instructor at the June Lawrence School of Dance, and Dylan Abbott, a [...]

By |2020-01-10T14:26:28-05:00January 10th, 2020|0 Comments

Congratulations to Sam Beswick, our Volunteer of the Month for September!

Sam is a returning volunteer and we greatly appreciate her long-term commitment! Sam has been a dedicated volunteer with the Dance Ability Movement, and her commitment and love for this experience are evident. Sam encourages her buddy each week to be the best version of themselves, always approaching each situation with kindness and grace. She [...]

By |2019-12-17T16:27:11-05:00December 17th, 2019|0 Comments

Everybody can experience the joy of dance!

“My daughter Madison loves dance and music. Since she was a baby, it was the one thing that I could count on keeping her engaged. Madison always wanted to join her sister in dance classes, but sadly we could not find a dance school that was willing to accommodate her. When we found The Dance [...]

By |2019-12-13T13:11:45-05:00December 13th, 2019|0 Comments

See how our Ancaster volunteers are making a difference!

More than connecting with our dancers, our volunteers play an important role in inspiring and helping them participate in our dance program to the best of their abilities. We are so proud of our Ancaster volunteers! Recently, our volunteers from Ballare Dance Studio in Ancaster have positively surprised us with their ability to [...]

By |2019-12-06T13:44:27-05:00December 6th, 2019|0 Comments

Get active and have fun this Winter with our Fit & Fun class! A parent or sibling can join you for free!

“I have been looking for a class like this forever! One where my daughter and I can attend together and get fit. Miss Kayla runs the class at just the right tempo and I'm feeling and seeing the results already.” - Rita If you also want to get active and experience the joy of movement [...]

By |2019-11-25T14:56:46-05:00November 25th, 2019|0 Comments

NEW Fit & Fun with Miss Kayla!

Miss Kayla, Personal Trainer will be leading fitness classes this fall! With registrations rolling in, we wanted to highlight a NEW class at our Milton location, happening Saturday afternoons from October (starting the weekend after Thanksgiving) to May. We've received feedback from families about the importance of fitness - and wanting MORE classes [...]

By |2019-11-07T13:52:50-05:00August 31st, 2019|0 Comments

International Day of Dance

Hello everyone! If you were not aware, April 29th is the international day of dance! We want to celebrate something so close to our hearts by sharing the amazing experience some of our volunteers were able to take part in thanks to Canada's National Ballet School in Toronto! Canada's National Ballet School hosted the Take [...]

By |2019-11-25T14:04:23-05:00April 29th, 2019|0 Comments

Meet Emily!

Hello everyone! We first want to wish everyone a happy Easter weekend! We hope you are all enjoying the long weekend and are getting excited about recitals that are approaching closer and closer. We have sent out an email about summer and spring programming so make sure to check your emails if you are interested! [...]

By |2019-04-20T12:16:18-05:00April 20th, 2019|0 Comments

Everyone deserves a chance to dance; reflections from our International Student OT

Hello everyone! We kicked off 2019 by welcoming our first international student, Becca, from the University of South Dakota. Becca is a Doctoral Occupational Therapy student who spent four weeks with us and traveled to all of our studios. You likely saw her bright smile in the lobby and in our classes throughout the month [...]

By |2019-02-06T14:36:08-05:00February 6th, 2019|0 Comments