By Delia Silvester

This sensible guide will empower task coordinators and carers to run secure, profitable and health-giving dance and circulation classes with older humans, together with with people who find themselves frail, who've restricted mobility or who're residing with dementia.
The authors describe the numerous advantages of dance and stream for older humans, and handle vital useful concerns resembling undertaking danger exams, questions of safety, variations for particular medical conditions and disabilities and the way to choose acceptable props and tune. step by step directions for 20 dances and routine drawn from a variety of eras, cultures and traditions are then supplied. starting from Can Can and Charleston handy jive, morris dancing, sea shanties and standard hymns with pursuits, there's something to fit each temper and occasion.
This is a necessary source for task coordinators and carers operating with older humans in care houses and day centres.

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