Our Mission

D-Dance is the first dance and diabetes focused workshop.  Our mission is the help children, teens, and families living with T1D to lead active, artistic lives through dance.  

One of the hardest parts of having Type One Diabetes is learning how to safely partake in physical activity.  Dance is a very specific type of activity and presents its own challenges for T1D dancers.  At D-Dance we want to help you face those challenges head on.  Moreover, we want you to it in an environment where you can connect with other T1D's who also love to dance.  Having community is so important and the T1D's are pretty sweet people.

There are two ways D-Dance is working to achieve this goal of fostering confidence in T1D dancers:

1. D-Dance Workshops

You can find dates for these workshops under "Upcoming Events" and register on our website as well.  We would LOVE to see you!

2. Research

Our founder Deanna is also a researcher.  As a current Ph.D. Candidate in the Dance Department at York University she is interested in finding out how to help young dancers living with T1D continue to dance.  You can register to be part of her studies if you wish to as well.

 
 
 

Nullam porta ipsum augue, ac dapibus est lobortis id. Class aptent taciti sociosqu ad litora torquent per conubia nostra, per inceptos himenaeos. Morbi non enim at nibh consequat commodo. Cras consectetur maximus felis tempus sagittis. Pellentesque ut lectus justo. Etiam iaculis sollicitudin neque, sed convallis velit fringilla vitae. Sed scelerisque elementum velit vitae pretium. Nam sem ante, hendrerit id neque vel, vehicula fermentum lacus. Vestibulum velit enim, malesuada eget neque at, rutrum ornare felis. Nam volutpat, metus sit amet maximus dignissim, ex nunc rutrum ligula, vel maximus massa ligula eu ante.

Nulla quam risus, sodales ac libero sodales, commodo hendrerit dui. Fusce lacinia lobortis elit. Maecenas euismod nisl quis tellus blandit fermentum. Ut scelerisque est et lectus sollicitudin, ac tristique enim laoreet. In aliquam mi leo, non blandit tellus pellentesque vitae. Nunc et ipsum quis velit pellentesque congue. Quisque ac mi feugiat, posuere tellus non, pretium ex. Nullam ante ipsum, pharetra eget lacus sit amet, facilisis porta neque. Morbi suscipit pulvinar dolor sollicitudin congue. Phasellus consequat at lacus sed venenatis. Sed sollicitudin sem dapibus massa vestibulum, blandit hendrerit ante euismod. Duis bibendum fringilla quam eget sagittis. Etiam at libero risus. Duis at hendrerit nunc.

Duis risus felis, rutrum ac purus blandit, eleifend porttitor risus. Ut non dignissim tellus. Vestibulum ultrices vitae sem a accumsan. Phasellus scelerisque elit eu neque mollis venenatis. Phasellus vitae velit porta, eleifend dui a, aliquam quam. Integer tristique suscipit nunc, at varius ante suscipit nec. Aenean vel venenatis nunc. Phasellus in odio dolor. Sed id dolor porta, efficitur lectus vitae, sagittis nibh. Nunc pharetra vulputate nisi, ac consectetur nibh semper non.