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Help keep lgbtq+ young people safe and supported with a one-off gift or regular donation to akt. You can also use this form to pay in an amount you've fundraised for akt - please add a note in the comment section.

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Amount raised: £186,644.22

Volunteer

No matter how much or little time you have, or whatever your skills are, at akt there's a volunteer role for you!

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Author: Grahame Robertson

24%

of homeless young people identify as LGBT

77%

believe coming out to their parents was the main factor

50,000

Since 1989, we’ve helped and supported over 50,000 young LGBTQ+ people

Coronavirus: advice and support

What you need to do and where you can get support

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Author: Charlie Jordin

#aktogether online

Check out our #aktogether online series taking place on our Instagram!

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Get help

If you're LGBTQ+, aged 16-25 and living in a hostile or abusive environment, or struggling with your housing situation, we can help. You are not alone.

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Author: Charlie Jordin

latest news

  • Vacancy: Caseworker (full-time)

    akt London is looking for a Caseworker! Working in a small and dedicated team, you will provide support to London services. Read more

  • Meet team akt!

    We caught up with some of team akt to share tips on coping with staying home and social distancing Read more

  • Trans and non-binary rights are human rights

    It’s being reported that Liz Truss is soon to propose measures to protect ‘safe spaces’ for cisgender women, and plans to cancel reform to the Gender Recognition Act to enable trans people to self-identify their gender. Read more

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