S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst

S.O.A.R. (Securing Our Aspirational Realities) is a programme run by Nga Kete Matauranga Charitable Trust which aims to better understand and grow awareness and knowledge around working alongside whanau with disabilities and to appreciate more fully the service options and needs they have to live full, enriched lives. Our resident sports fan Jack Lovett-Hurst hosts this weekly show on Wednesdays at 6.45pm, with a 1.45pm replay on Fridays!

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-11-09-2019
Jack talks to Laurel, who lives with Spina Bifida, about her life!

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-04-09-2019
Jack talks to friend Nikita, about what it's like to live with Irlens Syndrome

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-28-08-2019
Jack catches up with his friend Corey, who lives with epilepsy, and what he's managed to achieve in his life!

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-21-08-2019
Jack talks to Christine Brown, who lives with the rare condition neurofibromatosis, about her condition, and about bullying as a child due to looking different to everyone else!

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-14-08-2019
Jack talks with Chris, part of the supported care team from The Cancer Society, about awareness leading up to Daffodil Day!

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-07-08-2019
Jack talks to Tony McLean from ImagineBetter about what the organisation does to help people living with disabilities and their whanau!

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-31-07-2019
Jack interviews Thomas, general manager at PACT, and David, the manager of IDEA Services for Invercargill, about the variety of services they offer people in the community with mental health challenges & cognitive disabilities.

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-24-07-2019
Jack talks to his friend Angus about his life, who supports him and what he hopes to achieve in the future!

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-17-07-2019
Jack talks to Hamish McMurdo, the General Manager of Southland Disability Enterprises (SDE) about what they do and about recent major events that have occurred for SDE.

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-10-07-2019

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-03-07-2019
Jack talks to Miriam McKenzie from Say It Clearly about her work as a speech trainer.

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-26-06-2019
Jack has a chat with Russell, Roading Manager at the Invercargill City Council, about the Total Mobility scheme and other issues facing people with disabilities when it comes to getting out and about!

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-19-06-2019
Jack talks to Sheree from the Southland Chamber Of Commerce about why she uses a wheelchair, her recovery, life as a wheelchair user; and the importance of building accessibility!

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-05-06-2019
Jack's back from the Christchurch Marathon - he tells us how it went! Good on you Jack, we're proud of you!

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-29-05-2019
Jack talks to Natasha about her experience with quitting smoking and working with the Southern Stop Smoking Service as a disabled person!

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-22-05-2019

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-15-05-2019

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-08-05-2019
Darren interviews Jack about the information for employers booklet he's been working on, and how important it is for people with disabilities to have meaningful roles to play within organisations.

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-01-05-2019

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-24-04-2019

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-17-04-2019

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-10-04-2019

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-03-04-2019
Jack talks to Britney, a local young woman who lives with Friedreich's Ataxia. Despite her disability, she makes the most out of life.

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-27-03-2019
Jack talks to Tony "The Bike Doctor" about Idea Service's bike restoration project.

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S.O.A.R.- Jack Lovett-Hurst-20-03-2019
Jack talks to Tony, Nicole and Carla from CCS Disability Action about their role working with people with disabilities.

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