Baycrest NBS Sharing Dance Seniors Videostream

Bring a Sharing Dance Seniors class to your community through the power of technology!

Baycrest NBS Sharing Dance Seniors delivers dance classes via videostream to communities across Canada. With the goal of providing the highest quality dance programming for seniors, an instructor from NBS will teach a class via video streaming from the studio in Toronto to a range of settings including community centres and retirement homes. Contact for more information.


What is Sharing Dance Seniors?
Sharing Dance Seniors is an accessible dance program developed to engage older adults in meaningful dance activity that benefits physical, cognitive and overall health.

  • Classes are designed to be adaptable to meet physical and cognitive challenges
  • Instruction includes modification for both standing and sitting positions
  • Choreography and music selection targets wellness through meaningful engagement, and creative self-expression
Program Benefits
  • A high quality, professionally led dance program made accessible to older adults in your community.
  • Aims to support overall physical, emotional and social wellbeing through
  • dance engagement
  • Aims to build and develop skill and confidence in dance movement for older adults with varying levels of physical and cognitive abilities
  • Use of video-streaming technology maintains high calibre of program content delivery by NBS dance experts and ensures consistency and quality
Class Content
  • 3 terms per year are offered during the fall, winter and spring. Each term consists of one class per week for 8 weeks.
  • Classes may be customized in content and length to meet site specific needs
Facilitator Role and Technical Support
  • NBS and Baycrest strongly encourage having a Facilitator in the room for each class, to manage set-up, monitor participant safety and engagement with the video program, as well as provide streamlined, helpful feedback utilized by the program delivery team
  • There are no pre-requisites necessary for the Facilitator, but we strongly encourage them to take the 30-minute online training in advance
  • Technical support is available
Communications and Marketing Support
  • Form-fillable poster templates to advertise the program internally
  • Sample program copy (e.g. press kit, email/web copy, social media posts), and images to use in stakeholder communications
  • $360 + HST per term (each term runs for eight weeks)
  • Please contact us about competitive pricing.

For questions and additional information, please contact Martine Plourde:

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