The Leeds Include Network draws together representatives from arts and cultural organisations across the city who have an interest in arts and disability. The network aims to share good practice and increase arts opportunities for children and young people with additional needs.

Members of the Include Network are:

  • Active Leeds: creating and sustaining opportunities to be physically active across the city

  • Breeze: Breeze Arts foundation, Breeze Arts festival, Breeze on Tour, Breeze Friday/Saturday Night Projects.

  • First Floor: Leeds Playhouse’s venue for young people.

  • Leeds Libraries:  Discover, learn and enjoy.

  • Leeds Museums:  Nine fascinating museum sites across the city.

  • Mesh Dance Me 2: A new inclusive youth dance company based at Leeds Mencap.

  • Northern Ballet: Making dance accessible for everyone  

  • Phoenix Dance: One of Britain’s leading contemporary dance companies.

  • Purple Patch Arts:  Providing innovative creative learning experiences for people with Learning Disabilities.

  • Pyramid of Arts: Multiform art groups for age 8 +.

  • Scope: Scope is a charity that exists to make this country a place where disabled people have the same opportunities as everyone else. Until then, we’ll be here.

  • Yamsen: Yorkshire Association for Music and Special Educational Needs.