The Covid-19 pandemic has increased the challenges facing young people.
In 2021, there was a significant rise in the unemployment rates of 16-24 year olds, with 1 in 5 unable to find work.
1 in 10 children and young people have a diagnosable mental health disorder – that’s three in every school class, and more than 100,000 across London.
The number of teenagers killed in London reached its highest level in 2021. 30 teenagers were killed, representing a quarter of the 122 homicide victims and despite making up only 8% of London's population.
Kinetic uses a unique community sport model that provides diversionary activities, education and opportunities to the most vulnerable, ignored and overlooked communities in the UK.
We offer opportunities, raise aspirations and develop young people often overlooked and written off who may otherwise find themselves involved in crime, gang culture or disengaged with society.