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Get the support you need, in your own time, wherever you are. Our Support Hub features useful guides, personal stories and the latest news from akt.

alex’s story

Read about Alex’s journey from an abusive home-life to a stable living situation, where they could settle back into education.

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sammy’s story

Sammy is a 20-year-old trans woman who contacted us through our Live Chat after she was taken abroad by her parents due to her trans identity.

gp & healthcare access

Being registered with a GP is an important step to getting help with your physical and mental health. Find out how to find and register with a GP, whether you’re experiencing homelessness or not.

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a quick guide to pronouns

Pronouns are a part of everyday language - a lot of the time we use them without even thinking! Using the right pronouns is a way of showing respect for all gender identities.

dating safely

Meeting new people is exciting but it's important to remain cautious when you're meeting someone for the first time.

stop asian hate

akt is opposed to racism in all its forms. Following a rise in racism towards Asian people in the UK, we’ve put together this guide.

what is universal credit

This is akt’s quick guide to getting financial benefits. If you’re unemployed or experiencing financial hardship, you may qualify for universal credit.

a plan for coming out

If you’re thinking about coming out to people who might not be accepting, here are some things to help you prepare and keep yourself safe.

chris’ story

chris could no longer live at home when their family found out that they were bisexual.