The Trust was set up in 2007 by Afasic, BT, Council for Disabled Children and I CAN.

Hello films

For the national year of communication we developed a number of films to highlight the importance of communication and to show what difficulties with communication may look like.

You can view the films below or they are all on our You Tube channel.


Hello campaign film
This is the very first film from the Hello campaign, explaining the aims of the campaign and the importance of this issue.


The Way We Talk

The Way We Talk shows how communication difficulties can impact on children and young people. 

Oliver (aged 8), Attiyyah (15), Luke (4), Jamie (15), Barnaby (6), Aiden (7) and Alex (6) talk about their life, experiences at school and what it is like to have a communication difficulty.


Shine a Light winners

This film shows the winners of the Shine a Light awards, showcasing the fantastic work they do.