The company has for the past 20 years worked in residential care homes, sheltered housing and day centers delivering tailored dance projects that engage and inspire participants to lead active lifestyles, improving individuals’ health and wellbeing, in a social and inclusive environment.
Past projects have included partnerships with Central and Cecil Housing Trust, Anchor Housing Trust, Sanctuary Housing Association, Peabody, Gateway Housing Association, HC-One, Care England, St Hilda’s East Community Centre, Age Concern and Age UK.
“May I just say a massive big thank you to and your team for bringing such joy to the residents and service users at Ashgreen House.” Dot Nash, Activity Manager of Sanctuary’s Ashgreen House.
“Wow – what great first sessions from Green Candle at Woodlands and Link House Care Homes. Wonderful to see 2 rooms full of vibrant happy people, stimulated and connected through the power of the arts – dance, music and singing… Very moving in both senses of the word!” Alison Teader, Creative Arts Officer, Central and Cecil Housing Trust
Mary Seacole Nursing Home
WHAT? Gentle seated dance and live music sessions
WHEN? Weekly on Tuesday afternoons
WHERE? Mary Seacole Nursing Home, Hoxton, London
HOW MUCH? Free
HOW TO JOIN? Workshops are open to residents of the home