Special Needs Ballroom Dance Program
Who can dance?
Designed to meet the needs of teens and adults with intellectual disabilities.
How do they dance?
The goal of the program is to provide a fun, safe environment for our students to learn Ballroom Dancing.
Professional dance instructors are carefully chosen by Yes, You Can Dance!.
Group instruction with a personal touch is the cornerstone of the program.
Dance Mentors provide each student will individual attention.
Dance Mentors are volunteer, amateur dancers who have trained for their role.
When do they dance?
6-week sessions comprised of weekly 1-hour classes.
Session 1: Introduction to Ballroom Dance:
- Moving to music
- Partnering with another dancer
- Waltz, Merengue, and Swing
Session 2: Broadening the repertoire
- Performance and social dance opportunities will be provided.
Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors there is NO CHARGE for participation.