These videos were produced by participants in the multi-media project called At the Heart of the Matter: Stories of Home and Community.
The storytellers have given Community Works permission to upload their stories onto this site. Please respect their privacy by not downloading or distributing them elsewhere.
Rescuing a fish, creating a safe home, and finally being in control
A total dad-and-daughter team, a father’s untimely death, and a beautifully hideous green lamp
A beloved mentor draws a boy into the company of others, and into the world of music and harmony
A women’s story of adoption, a reflection in the mirror, and a claiming of a multi-layered identity
An auntie’s constant love and affection in the face of family secrets help a girl feel she belongs.