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Welcome to Galop, the LGBT+ anti-violence charity.

If you’ve experienced hate crime, sexual violence or domestic abuse, we’re here for you. We also support lesbian, gay, bi, trans and queer people who have had problems with the police or have questions about the criminal justice system.

020 7704 2040


London LGBT+ Advice Line

0800 999 5428


National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline

Year: 2011

December Newsletter

Our second newsletter has now been despatched!  Click on this link to read it online.  If you’re not already signed up to get forthcoming editions delivered straight to your inbox, you can fill in the form to the right to keep up to date with us.

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Galop’s Austerity-Busting Quiz!

Dust off the Winter of Discontent and join us for an evening of fun, entertainment and prizes at Galop’s Great Austerity Busting Pub Quiz fundraiser…Who sang the original version of the Depression hit Brother Can you Spare a Dime? In what year did ‘Black Monday’ take place in the 1980’s? Will we ever get out of this mess?!!

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Lessons Learned Briefing

Galop publishes an online briefing targeted at profesionals working with those who may have experienced homophobic or transphobic hate crime. You can view past issues by clicking here These briefings usually include a case study with practical examples of experiences and solutions, as well as guidance about best practice.  If you’d like to sign up…

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Event sold out

We’re very sorry but it looks like all the tickets for our event are sold out!  Please contact us at info@galop.org.uk for more information if you would like to be added to a reserve list.

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Thank You

Thanks for buying a place in Ye Greate Galop Treasure Hunte!  We’ll be in touch shortly with further instructions on where to assemble on the day. If you have any queries in the meantime please contact us at info@galop.org.uk and we’ll do our best to help. Many thanks for supporting Galop!

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Paws For Women

Preventing abuse and women’s silence. Domestic abuse is a problem in the lesbian, bisexual and trans women’s community – it happens just as regularly as in heterosexual relationships. But we aren’t talking about it with each other.

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Living London

Living London is a groundbreaking oral history project which examines the history of housing and policing for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) people in London over the last twenty-five years.

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The Police, Your Rights & The Law

If you’re LGBT+ and have experienced any kind of violence or abuse,  you can contact Galop for advice on 0207 704 2040. Click for more information on: Arrest, Stop & Search– This section provides advice and information about your rights if you have been stopped or arrested by the police. Police Complaints – if you’ve had a bad experience…

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Online Report Form

If you are LGBT+ and have experienced violence or abuse, tell us about it here. You may fill in the online form below or complete a referral form and email it to referrals@galop.org.uk. You may remain anonymous and your details will not be passed to the police unless you wish them to be.

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First Newsletter

Galop’s first newsletter has now been sent out. It’s the first of a regular round-up of recent casework successes as well as information about what Galop has been up to recently. Find out more about the stories in it and how to sign up.

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Our services:

Our hate crime casework service can give you advice, support and help if you experience homophobia, transphobia or biphobia. Click for more

Domestic abuse is any kind of threatening behaviour, violence, or abuse between people who have been intimate partners or family members. Click for more

Galop provides confidential and independent advice and support for LGBT+ people who have experienced sexual assault, abuse or violence. Click for more