Category Archives: Older people

Reflections

Offering a window into the lives of people attending Meadowpark Day Centre, Reflections is a digital portrait photography project. Over several weeks in the autumn of 2013, people attending the Day Centre in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, were invited to have their photographs taken. The portraits can be viewed on-line  here and will be exhibited at the Day Centre […]

Singing for the Brain

Filmed in the autumn of 2013, this short film documents the lives of three couples living with dementia and the role that an Alzheimer’s Society Singing for the Brain® group has played in their lives. The project was undertaken in partnership with Alzheimer’s Society Pembrokeshire. A synopsis outlining what is covered by each couple and approximate timings […]

Shadowplay

Shadowplay provided a platform for volunteers with the Royal Voluntary Service to share their experiences of working with older people in Pembrokeshire. During a creative workshop session facilitated by spacetocreate in January 2014, a group of 7 volunteers designed and made a set of shadow puppets and scripted two short stories about different aspects of their work. […]

Heated

Heated is short fictional film inspired by a disturbing true story in Wales, which was picked up by the world’s press in January 2010. The film was made with the help of  Solva Amateur Dramatic Society and Samaritans Haverfordwest. Information on fuel poverty was supplied by NEST a new Welsh Assembly Government programme designed to help people that are finding […]