Silent Poor

Silent poor... the poor and needy whose cries for help are drowned out in today's bustling society. Their existence is spreading rapidly across the nation, and as such, the government decided to set up a body to help them. Nationwide, there are now people called Community Social Workers (CSW), and their jobs are to attend to the poor and needy. One such person is Satomi Ryo, and she works at the Shitamachi area's Council of Welfare. The people that she meets in her busy working life are people afflicted with juvenile dementia, those who have shunned society and locked themselves up in their rooms, the homeless... generally people who are in despair over life and the fate dealt to them. Ryo herself had been down the lonely road before, and as a way to pull herself out of her depression, she decided to work as a CSW, in order to help others like her. She strongly believes that one can always...

Show Info

Airs on: Japan NHK (2014 - 2014)
Schedule: Mondays at 22:00 (40 min)
Status: Ended
Language: Japanese
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama
Episodes ordered: 9 episodes

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x09: I Won't Let Go of This HandJun 3, 2014
1x08: Only at Your SideMay 27, 2014
1x07: The Heart That Can't Be ReachedMay 20, 2014
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