Will Bayley comes to a haunting Dance Session!

https://parasport.org.uk/will-bayley-drops-fright-night-freewheelin Freewheelin, our Birmingham based group was joined by Paralympian and Strictly Star Will Bayley for our Halloween online dance class and filmed by ParaSport UK.  Helen Mason and the group had such a wonderful time, meeting and dancing with Will. He was very down to earth, honest and open about his experiences and offered […]

Dance at Home! Live & Pre-Recorded!!

Join us Live on Facebook! As we enter the second lockdown in the UK, we are looking at more ways to look after our wellbeing and keep moving. We would like to invite you to join us live on Facebook for inclusive dance sessions that you can do at home. As the Facebook sessions will […]

In September Para Dance UK have been awarded the Charity Excellence Quality Mark, this Quality Mark is given to organisations who can provide evidence to commitment to excellence. The Quality Mark scheme enables charities to work together to share good practice and is supported by Charity Excellence Framework. It encourages charities to review and evaluate […]

Inclusive Remote Day of Dance

Will you dance the day away with us? Para Dance UK are thrilled to be the first inclusive dance charity involved in the Great British Week of Sport working in partnership with UK Active to bring you a fun filled Inclusive Remote Day of Dance on Friday 25th September 2020.  We are committed to breaking down the barriers that prevent people […]

Let’s deliver an inclusive return to play!

Para dance UK support this open call  for Return to Play and will be looking to work with the Mainstream Dance, Exercise  and Movement community to ensure Disabled artists and Dancers can return to being creative, active and social and making dance accessible for all. From Activity Alliance and members An open letter urging sport […]

As more opportunities to be active resume, new guidance released today will help providers to enable welcoming, and more accessible environments. Activity Alliance has published Reopening Activity: An inclusive response, in consultation with partners across sport, leisure and disability equality. The national charity wants providers to consider the guidance as part of their ongoing commitment […]

The home of the Paralympic Movement – Bonn, Germany – is ready to welcome its first major Para sport event when the 2019 World Para Dance Sport Championships kick off Friday (29 November) at the Hardtberghalle. The event will be historic for Bonn, which has headquartered the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) since 1999. Furthermore, the […]

Co-Op Local Community Fund

  A Final Push! The Co-Op Local Community Fund closes on Saturday 26th October, and there is still £6145.97 available in our community which members haven’t allocated to a cause yet. So, if you are a member and haven’t chosen our cause yet, please don’t delay, go to our page using the link below, so […]

New research released by Activity Alliance shines a light on non-disabled people’s attitudes on inclusive activity with disabled people. Although the results show welcoming signs of improvement, ingrained perceptions are creating barriers in changing the reality of disability, inclusion and sport. Taking part with disabled people: Non-disabled people’s perceptions is the result of an online […]

      13 May 2019 After six dance-offs, five towns and cities, and six months of close competition, the winners of Wales’ first inclusive dance competition, Strictly Cymru, were crowned in Caernarfon on Saturday (11 May). Strictly Cymru, hosted by disability charity Leonard Cheshire in partnership with Paradance UK,  aims to improve health, wellbeing […]