Home Help (1982)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Chris Kelly

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1982

  • Genre

    Current affairs

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Shows the work of Brindle House, a community health centre in Hyde, Cheshire, which offers out-patient treatment to men and women who might otherwise have to go into mental hospitals. Patients are treated in an informal and friendly atmosphere. There are no white coats, nurses or drugs trolleys, and social workers outnumber doctors and staff. Shows how several patients respond, including someone suffering from acute depression and a young couple unable to lead a normal emotional life after the still-birth of their child.

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