North West

A series of six, free dance for Parkinson’s sessions taking place January – March 2016. Cheshire Dance are pleased to be delivering these sessions through funding from Macclesfield Peaks and Plains, secured by the Parkinson’s Society, Macclesfield Branch.
Where: Bollington Civic Hall, Bollington, Cheshire East
When: Fridays Fortnightly 15th, 29th Jan, 12th, 26th Feb, 11th, 25th March
Time: 11am – 1 pm the dance sessions will be followed by refreshments
Lead artist:   Rosalind Holgate Smith

Dance movement for people with Parkinson’s disease and their partners or carers
Dance styles/techniques/content covered in class: contemporary, somatic, improvisation, based on neurophysiological principles
Drop-ins welcome
Lead teachers: Daphne Cushnie, Neurophysiotherapist and Community Dance Practitioner 

English National Ballet
Merseyside Dance Initiative, 24 Hope Street, Liverpool L1 9BX
When: Weekly classes, Thursdays 2pm – 4pm
Dates: Thursday 6 October – Thursday 15 December 2016 (excl. 1 December)
Fee: Classes are £3.50 per person, per session, including carers, family members or guests. Drop-ins are very welcome.

Contact Merseyside Dance Initiative to enquire about the programme or for a booking form: or call 0151 708 8810.

Dancing for Parkinson’s
For people living with Parkinson’s and their caregivers

Venue: St John’s Hospice, The Oak Centre, Slyne Road, Lancaster LA2 6ST. Tel: 01524 382538
When: Fortnightly on Fridays from 10.15 – 11.30.
Free class organised and funded by the local Lancaster Parkinson’s UK Group – Patricia Howard

Dancing for Wellbeing – Free class for people living with a range of neurological conditions, including Parkinson’s, as well as their caregivers.Organised and funded by The Neurodropin Centre  – Sharon Jackson:
When:Weekly class on Monday from 1.30 – 2.30pm.
Venue:The Neurodropin Centre, Stone Row Head, Lancaster LA1 3QZ. Tel:01524 840762

Contact: For any of the above classes contact Melanie Brierley. Email:  Mobile:07745 849 714

Throughout Lancashire, Cumbria and North Yorkshire 
Contact : Melanie Brierley. Email:  Mobile:07745 849 714
Dancing Together – Weekly One to One work (1 hour sessions) in people’s homes