Plymouth & District Mind Association

Community DVD

For mental health service users to learn/develop skills in DVD computer editing and use these new-found skills to promote and record community events. We have been successful with an application to Lloyds TSB for £16,000 - we are looking for a further £10,000.

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It ran from 12:00 AM, 1 June 2010 to 12:00 AM, 1 August 2011

Registered Charity in England and Wales (900484)




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Digital Exclusion that goes hand in hand with social exclusion and also community cohesion to share resources with others in the local community.


Making a positive contribution is an essential element of well-being. Facilitation will enable project users to record community projects, editing and transposing the results to DVD for community promotion and archiving of local history to build a library/archive of local community activities. This project can help to build community cohesion, through engaging with many diverse communities within the neighbourhood, getting others to understand what they do by visual media promotion.