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Phone: 510-384-1199
P.O. Box 11454
Oakland
California 94611
USA
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Target demographics: sick hospitalized kids

Direct beneficiaries per year: Dancin Power serves over 1050 patients and families per year.

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: If you would like to help Dancin Power impact, transform and inspire more sick and injured children, please contact us at info@dancinpower.org to learn about our many volunteering program opportunities.

Geographic areas served: Dancin Power program impacts the lives of children from all Northern California who are served at Children's Hospital Oakland and Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California - Sacramento.

Programs: Current Programs:

Weekly classes and one-on-one bedside sessions:
Children’s Hospital Oakland – Oakland, CA

Special classes: Shriners Hospital for Children – Sacramento, CA

Mission:
Dancin Power's mission is to improve and enhance the quality of life of hospitalized children’s lives by inspiring self-expression through movement-based creative expression, music and dance!
Results:
Dancin Power improves the lives of over 1050 hospitalized children each year.

Benefits of Dancin Power:
Help kids cope with emotions, sadness and fears.
Help improve recovery time.
Help kids get out of room to prevent further illnesses caused by long period of bed rest, such as pulmonary diseases and other illnesses.

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08/29/14
This is the most amazing group of volunteers I have ever seen! They do not think twice about going into a difficult situation to bring joy to the children they serve. For 1 hr. out of a 24 hr. day, a child is able to forget the pain and sickness they are feeling and just dance and have fun. You ... more »
08/28/14
Dancin Power volunteers their time to bring much needed joy into the lives of children who deal with illness and injury. This kind of healing is immeasurable and should be encouraged. It’s a truly great program... more »
11/08/13
I had the opportunity to play music for one of Dancin Power's classes at the Shriners Hospital in Sacramento. I never thought I would be playing loud, high energy samba music in the atrium of a large children's hospital, but it worked wonderfully. The class was quite interactive for both the ... more »
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