We are Community Arts North West, but you might know us better as CAN. We work with urban communities in Greater Manchester to create access to cultural opportunities where people can stand up, speak out, challenge social justice issues and inspire change.

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Our Kámoši Juniors Performing Arts Group, used their creative ideas and activities from the Summer and Autumn terms to create a stunning animation film about the threats to our planet.

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CAN stands with the people of Iran 🇮🇷 in their protests over the death of #MahsaAmini who was detained for what the country’s morality police deemed “immodest clothing” #IranProtests2022 #Iran #IranProtests
We'll be sharing lots of news of #BlackHistoryMonth in the coming weeks. Here's a Spoken Word event well worth checking out on Sat 15 Oct. https://t.co/eaV4tMYlvd comartsnw photo
If you celebrate Rosh Hashanah, CAN wishes you and your loved ones a healthy and happy New Year, filled with peace and hope.  #RoshHashanah

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