Webinar: Why dance matters; Reducing inequalities and tackling inactivity - 25 June 18

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS ) Taking Part survey shows over 40% of girls dance outside of school and yet dance is rarely centre stage in the physical activity agenda. This webinar was delivered on the 25 June 2018 and a recording of this can be accessed from the You Tube link below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phJfdvNX-70 

Objectives of the webinar:

  • Outline the case for dance in reducing gender, age and disability inequalities
  • Summarise the evidence base and research on the health benefits of dance across the life-course 
  • Present case studies of dance programmes meeting health and wellbeing outcomes 
  • Introduce relevant data and tools demonstrating how these can be used to evidence the contribution of dance to physical activity

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