There is a depth in people that you can only know through story. We can often make quick, snap judgments about people, superficial decisions about who they are. We categorize people into uneducated stereotypes based on age, clothing, hair, looks, job, car etc. But if we look a little bit passed that judgment, if we dig a little deeper there is so much more, so much inspiration, courage and……………Read More
Tiny Stories | Fleetwood | England
"Stories & Conversations are the souls and sparks of life, they have important roles to play in the future of community" That was what i said to the Healthier Fleetwood Team. Soon after, I find myself listening to many Fleetwood residents stories about the new found hopes and opportunities that they had with Dr Mark Spencer and his team. I visited what I feel, so far anyway, to be a genuine community development project, known as ‘Healthier Fleetwood'. It seems to be more than a single project, being more accurately, a genuine attempt to create a movement on a town wide scale. At the helm of……Read More
TeaTalks & Community Conversations. (Season 01, Episode 01) Talking about Mental Health Services.
Season One opens with highlights of spontaneous conversations around 'Mental Health Systems and Services'. Filmed at Crafty B's arts and crafts table in Central Library Blackpool, people with lived experience of Mental Health Systems discuss the good, as well as the not so great stuff that might need some adjustments and improvements.Read More
Journal's TeaTalks & Community Conversations is a process of generating and recording real honest conversations about peoples lives and the systems and communities they live with and within. Season One looks at peoples lived experience of Mental Health & Mental Health systems, the good, the bad and the solutions that may help shape and change things for the better.Read More