Healthy Dancer Canada is a signatory to the Statement on Safer Spaces in Canadian Dance, along with other Dance Services Organizations across Canada. Read the Statement, and other resources, at Canadian Dance Assembly's Safer Spaces page, www.cda-acd.ca/en/about-us/safer-spaces.
Healthy Dancer Canada is pleased to offer a broad selection of eleven NEW workshops for the dance community on topics that focus on improving dancer health and wellbeing, training, and performance. All of the workshops can be adapted to suit a specific audience including dancers, teachers, rehearsal directors, choreographers, health professionals, and more. HDC’s workshop content will fit your organization’s unique and specific needs. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, and to organize a workshop in your area!
The HDC Dancer Screening Committee is pleased to announce the release of the NEW Pre-Season Dancer Screen: Dance Educator Version, now available to members on the Members Dance Resources page.
Calling all dance teachers! Please help HDC member and partner Safe in Dance International with their international survey. They want to find out how dance teachers/practitioners integrate healthy dance principles into their everyday teaching practice if, indeed, they feel these principles are valuable at all. Click the link below to participate.https://goo.gl/forms/mnLSnP7vA4kyzaKd2
HDC Conference Coordinator Andrea Downie was featured on Turn Out Radio, interviewed by HDC Board member Nicole Hamilton, on Wednesday August 15, 2018. Listen below to hear about the upcoming 10th Anniversary Healthy Dancer Canada Conference 2018 in Toronto this September 28-30.
The show airs at 9 a.m. EST on CIUT 89. 5 FM. For those who are not in the Toronto area, the show can be streamed live, weekly, at www.ciut.fm.
Click here to see HDC's Conference 2017 video on Youtube. Thank you to board member Nefeli Tsiouti for filming and compiling the video, board member Nicole Hamilton for her narration, and President Karine Rathle for editing the video.
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