work with children

This is our news blog page for our work with schools and children.

For more information about how we work with children, including case studies and quotes, and information on the benefits of using movement and other creative approaches to wellbeing for children, go to our With Children projects page.


Brian from Dance Notes shares his favourite childhood book

It’s Children’s Book Week this week. We asked Brian Madigan, creator of Dance Notes, what book he remembered best from his childhood. “The children’s book that has made the greatest impression on me is ‘Momo’ …

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From Page to Stage: How Children’s Books Inspire Creative Movement

It’s Children’s Book Week from 13-17 November To celebrate, we asked Brian Madigan of Dance Notes to talk about how movement & children’s books can go so well together. “What better way can there be …

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Your vote helps our work with children

We have the opportunity to win funds from the Aviva Community Fund. We’re asking for support for our ECC programme – Engaging Children in the Curriculum – helping disadvantaged children build the skills they need …

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New Year 2017

Michelle, Make a Move CEO, and Sarah, assistant CEO, look forward to the year ahead

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Message from founder Michelle Rochester on Make a Move’s 5th birthday 

“I am so very, very proud of what we have achieved over this first five years! Our practitioners are the cornerstone of our work. And the work we do inspires and challenges each one of …

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Council to fund “Move it” for another year.

We will continue to support vulnerable children next year with the support of the School Sport Partnership and the council. • To set achievable tasks by providing opportunities for freedom of expression through music can …

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Afterschool project for vulnerable young people

We would like to share with you an after school project for vulnerable young people at risk of joining gangs that can be viewed in the following video:    

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