Because no young person should have to choose between a safe home and being who they are.

  • 24%
    of homeless young people identify as LGBT
  • 77%
    believe coming out to their parents was the main factor
  • 6075
    nights accommodation we provided to vulnerable LGBT young people last year

Volunteer

Whether you want to support our work directly with young people, get involved in fundraising and events or offer specialist advice and support in a chosen field, please get in touch.

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Author: Grahame Robertson

Fundraise

Join #TeamAKT and run, skydive, cyle or bake-sale your way to glory and contribute to our ongoing work.

Buy an exclusive tee!

Your chance to own an exclusive House of Holland designed AKT t-shirt while showing your support for our work. The cost of each t-shirt will provide a night off the streets.

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Author: Gary Wilson

Leave A Legacy

Have you ever thought about leaving a legacy in your Will? There are many types of legacy donations you can consider. Find out how your legacy gift will help young people in crisis.

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Author: Claire Linacre

Gino's Story

"My life has not been easy growing up to even now because I have faced different challenges, but the spirit of courage never left my side, rather it made me a very ambitious person who is confident, keen to articulate and to progress to the next level. "

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Author: Grahame Robertson

Andrew's Story

"Since working with AKT, I am proud to say that I feel much happier and confident in myself, I have successfully moved to London and have an interview for a degree at University in the next few weeks that I am thrilled about."

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Author: Grahame Robertson

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Upcoming events

  • Virgin London Marathon 2018

    Are you looking for (or do you already have) a place in the 2018 London Marathon? Why not run for The Albert Kennedy Trust? Read more

  • Great Manchester Run 2018

    Grab your trainers, AKT will once again be taking part in the Great Manchester Run in 2018. We'd love to cheer you on! Read more