Poetic Unity’s positive impact since lockdown.
Poetic Unity is a Brixton based charity whose vision is to give young people a voice and to empower them.
They poetry as a tool to support young people create positive change in their lives and in society. After the announcement on the 23rd March 2020 that the UK would enter lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Poetic Unity took their services online.
In 133 days (19 weeks), the organisation has delivered 167 workshops and events online which have directly supported the confidence, self-esteem, personal development, and mental health of 386 people in the community (majority aged 11-30 years old).