Scouting for Kindness in Canterbury

People United have been working with three Scouting groups from the Canterbury district to explore ideas for a new Arts & Kindness badge. Find out about all the fun we had here.

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Exploring Kindness | Arts Awards Explore: Case Study Part 1

Working with Chill Club in Newington, Ramsgate our Project Coordinator, Becky Vincer, led a series of workshops to support young people to achieve their Arts Award Discover.

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We’re interested in Arts, Kindness & Social Change

People United is an innovative charity that explores how the arts and creativity can grow kindness, empathy and a sense of common humanity. We work with artists, academics and activists to explore the potential of the arts in making a difference in the world.

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Research: Changing the World through Arts and Kindness

Read our latest report which showcases key research findings from ten years of People United’s projects to show that the arts can and do lead to kindness intentions and behaviour.

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Inspirational Away Days

Reflective and supportive Away Days made bespoke for you against the wonderful backdrop of Canterbury.

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Scouting for Kindness: New Stop-Motion Animation Film! 

We are excited to release a brand new animated short film created by Beavers...

Our NEW Arts Award logbooks

People United are launching two brand new resources to support young people to achieve...

Summer Creativity Pack – Arts & Kindness

To celebrate the summer holidays we have gathered 5 of our favourite creative activities...


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