During their 2021 Appeal Show broadcast nationally on BBC1 on Friday 19 March 2021, Comic Relief featured a film showing the progress of Arlo, who attended The Elizabeth Foundation’s preschool services.
Comic Relief currently provide funding towards the costs of The Elizabeth Foundation’s face-to-face services and also our national online support services.
To show how their support makes a difference, Comic Relief highlighted the moving story of 4-year old Arlo in a short film broadcast at the start of their Appeal show on BBC1 on Friday 19 March 2021.
Arlo and his family attended The Elizabeth Foundation’s preschool intervention services throughout his preschool years, before he started school in autumn last year.
Arlo’s story on the radio
Arlo’s story was also featured on BBC Radio Solent’s breakfast show on the morning of Friday 19 March 2021. Click below to hear Arlo’s parents and also The Elizabeth Foundation’s Chief Executive Julie Hughes on the show. [Please note: we aim to provide a transcription of this audio file as soon as we can.]
Find out more about Arlo’s story
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