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The School of Dance

Site: The School of Dance

Service: Connecting with Dance

Alternate Name Connecting with Dance - Designed for people with Parkinson's ; OCR
Legal Name The School of Dance
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa (City of)
Address & Map
The School of Dance
200 Crichton St
Ottawa, ON K1M 1W2
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Intersection Crichton St and Dufferin Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Dovercourt location, Residence Saint Louis location ; Not Accessible - The School of Dance (stairs at the front of the building)
Parking Free occasional parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) Programme designed for people with Parkinson's Disease * hour long classes * ten-week sessions * programme begins with seated exercises and progresses to both standing supported and free-standing travelling movements * adapted to suit each individual's abilities * live musical accompaniment * care partners are encouraged to participate 
Classes are held at The School of Dance (200 Crichton St, Ottawa, ON K1M 1W2), at Dovercourt Recreation Centre, Carling Motors Room (411 Dovercourt Ave, Ottawa, ON K2A 0S9), and at Residence Saint-Louis, Auditorium (879 Hiawatha Park Rd, Orleans, ON K1C 2Z6).
Hours Visit the website for dates and times
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Individuals diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease * care partners are encouraged to participate
Application Call to register
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Dance Therapy ~ Parkinson's Disease
Waiting List Only if maximum number of participants registered
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-238-7838
Fax 613-238-7839
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube
Primary Contact Maria Shepertycki, Teacher
Primary Executive Merrilee Hodgins, Artistic Director
Other Details
Funding City / Town - City of Ottawa ; Provincial - Ontario Arts Council ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119253391 RR0001
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