New classes for people who are visually impaired or with Fibromyalgia Syndrome

Posted on: February 21 2017

Five classes have started as part of the All in Islington project to get disabled people active:

  • Gentle Zumba is for people suffering from Fibromyalgia Syndrome, chronic pain and chronic fatigue: Tuesday 5.45-6.45pm, Sobell leisure centre
  • Blind Zumba is for people who are visually impaired: Wednesday 10.45-11.45am, Finsbury Leisure Centre. Meet and greet at Old St tube station at 10.15am
  • Introduction to Contemporary Dance is for people who are visually impaired or suffering from Fibromyalgia Syndrome, chronic pain and chronic fatigue: Wednesday 1.15-2.15pm, Finsbury leisure centre
  • Dance for Health is for people suffering from Fibromyalgia Syndrome, chronic pain and chronic fatigue: Thursday 2-3.30pm, Highbury Pool & Gym
  • Blind Street Dance is for people who are visually impaired: Thursday 7.15-8.15pm, Highbury Pool & Gym. Meet and greet at Highbury & Islington station at 6.45pm

There is a lunch club between the Blind Zumba session and the Introduction to Contemporary Dance session.

All classes are delivered by Illuminate Freedom in partnership with Better, who manage the leisure centres.

There is a charge for classes unless a person has Better inclusive membership for disabled people.

More information is on the website, such as the weekly activity calendar