Expanding horizons through dance

YEAH ...... Some BusyFeet dance session are now in the process of restarting at the various venues. Refer to specific location for details.
Details are in the process of being updated as the venues are re-opened. 


BusyFeet classes were postponed in 2020
due to the corona virus pandemic................. 


In the meantime to continue to enjoy BusyFeet ,
join our Stonnington dance teachers in a 30 minute BusyFeet dance session by
clicking following link..


OR join in a LIVE Zoom Dance session
at 11a.m. Saturdays with BusyFeet Melton dance teacher. All welcome!! 

or contact Annette at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

BusyFeet is a dance and movement activity for children with intellectual and physical disabilities, aged 6 to16 years. The participants will experience happiness, and develop more self confidence, through the movement of dance.


BusyFeet is another local project of The Rotary Club of Chadstone / East Malvern. www.rotarychadstone.org.au
The dance group meets weekly during the school term and caters for disabilities ranging from various degrees of autism, Down Syndrome, profoundly deaf and cerebral palsy. The extreme differences in abilities and concentration levels pose particular challenges for the teachers and the volunteers. As confidence from both sides continues to grow these difficulties are progressively being overcome.

Children who commenced the program lacking confidence and lack of attention have now become more focused. Children who were showing reluctance and apprehension on entering the dance premises now run through the door for their nametags and are eager to start to dance. Similarly parents and carers who were resigned to persuading their children to get involved now find that the children do not want to miss a class even if they have been off school feeling unwell.
BusyFeet became endorsed as a Rotary District 9800 Endorsed program in 2013. We would highly recommend the BusyFeet program to other Rotary Clubs who wish to engage with their communities for their special children as there are very few programs available for these families.



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