Vacancy: Services Manager (London and the South East)

We're looking for a Services Manager (London and the South East) to join our London team Read more

Hannah's Wellbeing Tips

Our staff member Hannah gives us her lockdown-and-beyond wellbeing tips! Read more

A Day in the Life of an akt Caseworker

We caught up with the newest edition to the London Services team Trev, to get an insight into their highlights, challenges and day-to-day! Read more

March Update from akt CEO Tim

I am writing this piece after a series of external news events over the past few weeks which have triggered feelings of anxiety, anger and upset for many of the young people and indeed team members at akt. Read more

One Year On

It’s been a year since we entered the first national lockdown. Read more

Stop asian hate.

During the pandemic, hate crimes towards East and Southeast Asians have tripled. We stand with the East and Southeast Asian community against racism in all its forms. Read more

Some of the amazing women supporting akt #InternationalWomensDay

We wanted to take a moment to reflect on the past year and the fabulous partnerships we’ve had with empowering women and non-binary folk who’ve celebrated and supported akt. Read more

International Women's Day 2021

Meet some of the incredible women supporting our work and behind-the-scenes at akt. We’ll also be celebrating our wonderful founder Cath. Read more

Update from akt CEO Tim

Ahead of International Women’s Day, I am thinking back to my own journey to self-acceptance and remembering and celebrating the wonderful women who stood by me and supported me always. Read more

#ProudToBeCounted: Census 2021

Help make history this year by completing your Census form on 21st March and be #ProudToBeCounted. Read more

Toilet consultation: have your say

Everybody has the right to safely access toilets without fear. Read more

akt North East Day

Today we're celebrating and spreading awareness of our work in the North East! Read more

People experiencing homelessness should be a priority group in the next vaccination phase

It's vital that people experiencing homelessness are made a priority group in the second phase of the Government’s vaccination programme Read more

January update from akt ceo tim

Tim Sigsworth looks ahead to akt's 2021. Read more

LGBT History Month

LGBT History Month is an annual celebration of the LGBTQ+ community's rich history. Read more

Universal credit and covid-19

An uplift is crucial to preventing more LGBTQ+ young people from experiencing homelessness during the pandemic. Read more

New government lockdown support: rough sleeping and evictions

The government have announced that it will be providing a further £10 million to house those experiencing rough sleeping and to ensure that they are registered with a GP to receive Covid vaccinations, in line with local vaccination plans. Read more

Everyone In: statement from akt

We are extremely disappointed to hear that the Everyone In scheme won’t be returning despite a third national lockdown. Read more

December update from akt ceo tim

Tim looks back at the inspiring moment from a challenging year. Read more

Support over the Festive Period

If you need support over the festive period, you are not alone. Read more

akt's Virtual Christmas Tree!

Our virtual tree full of your lovely messages is now live! Read more

Young black men in London are '19 times more likely to be stopped and searched'

Stop and search disproportionately impacts young black men who are rough sleeping by often forcing them to move along and preventing them from receiving support from services Read more

akt’s response to the new Home Office immigration rules and deportations

akt’s response to the new Home Office immigration rules and the deportation of non-UK national rough sleepers Read more