Untold Stories - Series 4 - Episode 3
22 May 2013, 03:08
Alice Bhandhukravi hosts this episode of Untold Stories – a collection of films celebrating the extraordinary work of some of the smaller charities making a difference in the UK.
DINGLEY FAMILY AND SPECIALIST EARLY YEARS CENTRE
Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres has a vision that children with additional needs and disabilities have the right to take a full and active part in everyday life from birth, allowing them to maximise their potential for inclusion when they start school.
Filmmaker: Christine Entwisle
More Details: http://www.dingley.org.uk
BRAINTREE DISTRICT MENCAP SOCIETY
Braintree District Mencap Society aims to support people with a learning disability, their families and carers in Braintree and the surrounding area. The society does this by offering activities and advice to children and adults to help them to lead a full and meaningful life.
Filmmaker: Danny Horan
More Details: http://www.braintreemencap.org.uk
Martha Care was set up by parents for parents and families when a very ill or injured child is admitted to hospital in an emergency or in crisis, offering advice and emotional support. The charity works to provide families with whatever help they need to help them cope.
Filmmaker: Will Halfacree
More Details: http://www.marthacare.co.uk
Get Connected is the UK’s free, confidential helpline for young people under the age of 25 years old who are in need of help, providing a valuable service that offers both emotional support and information about appropriate sources of the further specialist help available.
Filmmaker: Menhaj Huda — Producer: Nour Wazzi
More Details: http://www.getconnected.org.uk
FIND A VOICE
Find A Voice supports children and adults of all ages who have a severe speech, language or communication difficulty, and who may require some form of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) support, providing access to life enhancing advice, equipment and training.
Filmmaker: Jaha Browne — Producer: Lucy Baxtor
More Details: http://www.findavoice.org.uk