In the media
We know the way we work is effective, so it’s great when the media help us demonstrate this. Take a look below at some of the highlights of Down to Earth on television. If you’d like to come and film at Down to Earth please do get in touch
BBC – This is My Life
School leavers Jodie, Alex and Jordan have all experienced bullying and struggle to fit in. In this film, they join an ambitious building project to create an eco-friendly building and, for the first time achieve something incredible bringing their lives back on track.
In this powerful documentary through the eyes of all three teens, we witness the extreme highs and extreme lows, as they are tested to their limits. Over a period of almost a year, we witness them come of age, as they overcome some of life’s hardest obstacles.
ITV – Coast & Country
Andrew Price is on Gower finding out more about new projects using the great outdoors as inspiration
Development Trusts Association Wales
DTA Wales came to visit to look at our approach to education and personal development/well-being – an approach which not only supports people who are struggling to “fit in” to mainstream education or mainstream life, but which also embraces sustainability.
On the 70th anniversary of the NHS, ITV Wales came to talk to Down to Earth about how we do healthcare, and how projects like Down to Earth can reduce health spending in the future.
What Down to Earth means to our participants
It’s really lovely to hear first hand from our participants that our work has a positive effect on their lives. This is what it’s all about!
Ecotricity green energy team
Both of our sites generate their own electricity on a small scale using solar panels, so it was very cool to meet the Ecotricity team who are doing renewable energy on a much, much bigger scale! this is the film they made when they came to visit us.