Talking Heads reporter Jamie Goodwin produced this podcast at Strictly Recovery: Time to Dance, a fun participatory event at Recovery Fest in Renfrewshire, demonstrating how dance can contribute to mental health, wellbeing and recovery. 

He spoke to people working with some of the organisations involved, including the Renfrewshire Health and Social Care Partnership (RHSCP), Recovery Across Mental Health (RAMH), Renfrewshire Alcohol and Drug Partnership and Sunshine Recovery Cafe, to discover what dance means to them and find out more about the innovative work that is going on in this community.


The podcast contains interviews with: Colin Turner, Recovery Development Worker, Renfrewshire Health and Social Care Partnership (RHSCP); Jackie Heron, Day Services Manager, RAMH; Rowan Anderson, Planning and Development Officer, Renfrewshire Alcohol and Drug Partnership; Debbie Jones, Vice Chair and Co-Founder, Sunshine Recovery Cafe; Iain Risk, Committee Member, Sunshine Recovery Cafe; and Stephen Houston, Chairman and Co-Founder, Sunshine Recovery Cafe.



Renfrewshire Health and Social Care Partnership (RHSCP)


Renfrewshire Alcohol and Drug Partnership

Sunshine Recovery Cafe