Part one of three from this full length episode.
Part two of three from this full length episode.
Part three of three from this full length episode.
The credits for this episode.
Open Door is a community-based TV series where groups or individuals make a documentary about an issue that concerns them. This episode is about Adults in Motion (AIM) - an organisation helping intellectually disabled young adults by giving them social interaction, education, life skills, and the possibility of future employment. The doco interviews AIM founder Sally O’Mara, and other parents; as well as volunteers and participants. Former All Black Robin Brooke features as the owner of a local supermarket offering work to an AIM participant.
Seeing them happy is worth everything. If you’re having a bad day and you come in here, it’s like you’re not having a bad day any longer. You just have a really good time with them. You come away laughing sometimes.– AIM volunteer Kim Brydone