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Patti

Action!

How singer Patti Boulaye is helping to fight the spread of HIV/Aids in Africa, and meet Matthew who's beating his sight problems and developing his musical skills.
Support for Africa
Eyeless Trust
Hearing Dogs

Action!

How unwanted dogs are helping deaf people to hear, and a theatre group aiming to encourage black people to try the arts.
Could you socialise a puppy?
Black Arts Production Theatre
Clive Mantle

Action!

Actor Clive Mantle talks about how he climbed Mount Everest to raise money for the charity Hope and Homes for Children.
Climbing Everest for Charity
Lloyd Scott

Action!

Meet the man who wrestled with the Loch Ness monster to raise money for charity, plus how professional black men can help youngsters.
100 Black Men of London
Underwater marathon in Loch Ness
Action!

Action! Replay

On this week's programme we meet the Akido world champion, and a man who beat alcoholism through art.
Beating the bottle through Art
World Aikido Champion
Jacqui Joseph

Action! Replay

Revisit Action's best moments - including volunteers who helped get Rwanda back on its feet.
Greenham Common
Tearfund
Action Replay!

Action! Replay

We look at what it's like living near football grounds and how people who are blind can be helped to 'see' art.
The Shadow of Football Stadiums
Living Paintings
action!

Action! Replay

How Core Arts helps poet Frank Bangay and one woman's fight to save her local hospital from closure.
Core Arts
Heart of Harefield
Amazon turtle

Action! Replay

We head to the Amazon Basin to hear stories of saving the turtles, and be inspired to help parents of children with autism.
Coping with Autism
Help conserve the Amazon's turtles!
Action!

Action! Replay

Meet a teenager who has formed his owned charity to campaign against bullying, and find out how one man's helping other epilepsy sufferers.
Standing Tall in the face of Bullies
Epilepsy Action

Action! Replay

Meet people who are helping kids whose parents are drug addicts, and how one man it trying to breakdown the stigma surrounding mental health issues.
Mencare
Hidden Harm

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Features

46664 Action! Special
Jacqui talks to the co-executive producer of the 46664 concert about what they hoped to achieve and what people can do to help.
Beyonce
A Day in the Life of a Magistrate
Meet the some of the countries most important volunteers – magistrates. We go behind the scenes to discover the people behind the bench.
A Day in the Life of a Magistrate
Action!
Meet the real faces of people who suffer from gout; the 30th anniversary of the London Gay and Lesbian Switchboard, and cycling from Nice to Stoke.
Action
Artists help fight MS
How one musician used his contacts to make a CD to raise funds for the MS Society on its 50th anniversary.
MS Society
Dying for a Suntan
How one woman lost her battle with skin cancer, but has left behind video diaries to warn others of the dangers of sunbathing.
sunbed
Get Involved, Episode Five
Featuring volunteers from several regional organisations.
Sea bird centre at Bass Rock
Get Involved, Episode Four
Inspiration TV designed to get you volunteering
sadie nine
Get Involved, Episode One
A series to get people volunteering - you can help carer kids, children who need extra tuition or disabled people learn IT skills.
dudley school
Get Involved, Episode Three
A series to get people volunteering - you can help teach children to dance, protect our national parks or work to bring shy children out of their shells.
sadie nine
Get Involved, Episode Two
A series to get people volunteering - you can save lives with the Coastguards, help disabled children attend after school activities or set up a community group in your area.
sadie nine
GM Nation? The Public Debate
Three debates on GM foods to help you form your own opinion about the emerging technology.
gm crops
GMTV Volunteers
Soap Stars show GMTV (and us) how they volunteer their time for their favourite charities.
GMTV Volunteers - Tony Audenshaw (Emmerdale)
Help the Hospices
13 days is the average length of time a person spends in an adult hospice and it's also the name of a campaign to encourage more hospice volunteers.
Helping the Hospices - 13 Days Campaign logo
If I Can, You Can: Beacon Prize Awards
Follows the winners of this year's Beacon Prize, which recognises individuals' extraordinary efforts for charity.
Opening Doors
Have you ever considered volunteering for your local community? Find out what motivates volunteers for Lancashire Social Services.
Opening Doors - Rabia Pasha
Project Harar
How one man has founded a charity to help children in Ethiopia get the surgery to treat their facial deformities.
Action!
Safehaven Parrot Refuge
Finds homes for exotic birds who can no longer be looked after by their owners and those rescued from abuse.
Parrot
Spotlight Awards
Film about the winners of the 2003/4 Deutsche Bank Spotlight Awards that recognise young people who have spoken up and taken action about something important to them. Nominations close for the 2004/5 awards on February 3 2005.
Spotlight Awards
The Mission
Looks at the work undertaken by the Russell Commission which encourages and helps young people to volunteer for various community-based projects around the country.
The Mission
Virgin Volunteers
This programme follows three first time volunteers. See if they enjoyed the experience and what they thought.
Virgin Volunteers - Jess
Voluntary Matters 4
This series of programmes follows four voluntary organisations as they wrestle with everyday problems such as fundraising and holding events.
Voluntary Matters - Tassy Greenough
Voluntary Matters 5: 'Persuasion' and 'Raising It'
Two short films showing the art of successful fundraising. The Hendon Ladies Football Club and a musical youth group called Audio Active get branding, marketing and PR advice from experts to help them on their way.
Voluntary Matters 5: 'Persuasion' - Hendon Ladies Football Team
Volunteering is for Everyone
Four adults with learning disabilities volunteer their time to work with organisations around the capital.
Volunteering is for Everyone
With a Little Help from My Friends... The Legacy - Jordan
Jordan calls on her friends and the local community to help renovate Activenture - a Sussex charity that's based at an outdoor pursuits centre. Find out more about the work Jordan and her friends did for the centre.
With a Little Help... The Legacy - Jordan
World of Difference
Children in Liverpool compare school life in Merseyside and in Cuba.
World of Difference
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