2023 Award recognition

We are delighted to share that Inclusion Foundation’s emotion21 program has been awarded “Clublinks Active Recreation and Leisure Initiative of the Year” at this week’s Victorian Disability Sport and Recreation awards. Elodie and Jamie (pictured below) accepted the award on our behalf. Also, Inclusion Foundation was recently recognised as highly commended in the National Disability […]

2023 Concert wrap up!

Our hearts are still dancing to the disco beat of our annual community concert! Thanks to Russel Howcroft for emceeing the event. We are proud of our dancers, teachers, and volunteers who made this event a success. Special thanks to our Gold sponsor Crown and our Silver Sponsor Dulux. Thanks to Balloon Décor Australia and […]

DISCO Raffle winners announced!

Congratulations to our lucky raffle winners: 1st prize: Ticket R2416 – Loran Milligan 2nd prize: Ticket R2312 – Lauren Massy 3rd prize: Ticket R2470 – Rebecca Hilton 4th prize: Ticket R2811 – Sarah Frost 5th prize: Ticket R2309 – Tristan Buksh Thank you to everyone who supported emotion21 by buying a raffle ticket. A big […]

emotion21 – 2023 Victorian Disability Sports & Recreation Awards finalist

Inclusion Foundation is proud to announce that our dance, heatlh & fitness program, emotion21, is a finalist in the 2023 Victorian Disability Sport and Recreation Awards for “Clublinks Active Recreation Initiative of the Year”. Congratulations to the other finalists in our category – Slamin Tennis & Fitness and Life Saving Victoria. We look forward to […]

Melbourne Fringe Festival – Oct 2023

3 – 2 – 1 by emotion21 3 advocates, 2 acts, 1 compelling journey; dance & Down syndrome intertwined. Conceived and crafted by three creators with Down syndrome, ‘3-2-1’ uses dance to explore the intertwined themes of capability, challenge, and enhancement. This unforgettable portrait of lived experience will debut at the 2023 Melbourne Fringe Festival. […]

DISCO – emotion21 Community Concert 2023

Are you ready to shake your groove thing for emotion21’s most dazzling concert yet? We are thrilled to announce that tickets are now on sale for our high-voltage event of mirrorball madness that is sure to leave you grooving with love and admiration for theincredible talents of our dancers like never before!   General Admission […]

Update from the Founder

We are excited to share some recent updates at the Inclusion Foundation. The Inclusion Foundation remains committed to creating a more inclusive society for people with Down syndrome. This mission is at the core of everything we do. This is an important time for the Inclusion Foundation as we continue to promote our suite of […]

Fundraising screening of Oscar winning short film – ‘An Irish Goodbye’

Sunday 2 April – 4pm – 5:30pm Following the death of their mother, a young man with Down syndrome and his estranged brother discover her unfulfilled bucket list. What happens when a parent dies? Many parents worry about this. So do their children. Sometimes magic happens. Sometimes your relationship with your siblings can change in […]