Untold Stories - Series 4 - Episode 1
22 May 2013, 11:45
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.
Sea Sanctuary is a charitable organisation that offers health education aboard a large classic yacht, which provides users with the chance to experience life afloat while also supporting the needs of individuals spanning a variety of ages, abilities and levels of wellness.
Filmmaker: Michael Todd — Producer: Lorraine Molloy
More Details: http://www.seasanctuary.org.uk
CRICKET FOR CHANGE
Cricket For Change was set up after the 1981 Brixton Riots to develop pioneering projects aimed at getting unemployed young people to train as cricket coaches and to make young people think about their future using a journey of self development through the power of sport.
Filmmaker: Kwame Lestrade
More Details: http://www.cricketforchange.org.uk
SPECIALIST STROKE SERVICES
Specialist Stroke Services works with GPs, clinical psychologists, community rehab teams, speech and language therapists in order to provide the best possible level of support service integrated within the local community for families and carers of stroke survivors.
Filmmaker: Peter Taylor
More Details: http://www.strokesupport.org.uk
HUNTINGDON’S DISEASE ASSOCIATION NORTHERN IRELAND
Huntington’s Disease Association Northern Ireland’s primary objective is for the sufferers of Huntington’s Disease – together with their families – to remain active, involved, connected, valued and supported, while leading as independent and normal a life as possible.
Filmmaker: Marty Stalker
More Details: http://www.hdani.org.uk
LATCH is a voluntary organisation that supports the children and their families who are receiving treatment at the Oncology Unit at the Children’s Hospital of Wales; the catchment area for which stretches from Chepstow in the south and east to Aberwystwyth in the north and west.
Filmmaker: Toral Dixit
More Details: http://www.latchwales.org