Helix Arts Falling on Your Feet is a dance programme for anyone over 65, in partnership with dancer/choreographer Nadia Iftkhar.
Helix Arts Falling on your Feet has been awarded 3 years' investment from Dunhill Medical Trust and The Henry Smith Charity.
Do see media reports about our 2016 pilot programme in West Denton Community Centre in the Chronicle and on ITV Tyne Tees. NHS Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group supported our first project which was co-evaluated with Dr Catherine Bailey and Dr Joanna Reynolds from Northumbria University.
Falling on your Feet is running this summer with dancer and choreographer Nadia Iftkhar, Company of Others.
In Wallsend, Falling on your Feet will run every Monday and Wednesday, from 12 June 2017 to 23 August 2017 (with a break from 27 July to 14 August) at the Wallsend Memorial Hall and People's Centre. To find out more click on the flyer below or click here to read the Welcome Sheet. Click on the following link to see the Wallsend Session Timetable. A large print version of the timetable can be downloaded here.
In South Shields, Falling on your Feet will run every Tuesday and Friday, from 16 June 2017 to 25 August 2017 (with a break from 25 July to 15 August) at the Ocean Road Centre. To find out more click on the flyer below or click here to read the Welcome Sheet. Click on the following link to see the South Shields Session Timetable. A large print version of the timetable can be downloaded here.
Dance can help:
And our Falling on your Feet dancers make new friends while having fun and getting fit.
If you would like to know more do contact: Cheryl Gavin
You can read the Executive Summary of the Falling on Your Feet Evaluation here.