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.
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
Rescuing a fish, creating a safe home, and finally being in control
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.