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Our impact

Ways we're making a difference

Every year, thousands of you are helped by our team to address and overcome personal and professional obstacles. It may be rebuilding your confidence, getting past a crisis, developing a new skill or realising a dream project.

Looking back over the last financial year, here are just some of the ways that we’ve been able to help people in the film, TV and cinema industry — all thanks to our colleagues, our supporters, partners and collaborators. Here’s to you all!

  • 7000 people supported in 2020 
  • 1 in 20 industry workers

A year in numbers

What are people saying?

“You are an amazing lot and have my unending thanks and admiration” – Adele, Art Director

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How we help

Nearly £5.6 million awarded

In 2020, we gave almost £5.6m in financial aid to individuals seeking support — making a difference to lives, careers and those affected by Covid-19.

6000+ calls answered

Our 24/7 Support Line responded to over 6085 calls and messages. Every one is different and our friendly team looks for creative, meaningful ways to help.

Making a difference to lives and industry

Leading change

To make the film, TV and cinema industry a more inclusive and happier place to be, we’re helping to address structural issues to create real cultural change.

Help drive change

Support for you

As well as being a helping hand and a listening ear, we’re starting to build an inclusive community with a full range of support services. From looking at ways to reduce stress to making your career work for you, we offer a raft of practical support.

Explore our support

Fundraising together

People club together with colleagues, families and communities to fundraise for us — with any style and format they can dream up. Thanks to their commitment and ideas, we can increase our impact on those behind the scenes.

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