Founded in 2013, WHEEL DANCE is an incorporated Canadian non-profit whose purpose is to provide subsidized Wheelchair Ballroom and Latin dance classes to individuals with ambulatory disabilities and their able-bodied friends, family and community members. WHEEL DANCE also serves as the organizing body for Wheelchair DanceSport in Canada.
We enable and support:
1) The study and practice of social wheelchair dance for its physical, psychological, and social benefits
2) The integration of disabled individuals into the general community
3) The engagement and participation of physiotherapists and rehabilitation professionals in
dance as a therapeutic activity
4) The growth and recognition of competitive Wheelchair DanceSport in Canada