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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

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London LGBT+ Advice Line

0800 999 5428

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National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline

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LGBTQ Animation

A short witty animation by Jason Elvis Barker about how bullies get it so wrong.

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All The Fun of the Fete!

[singlepic id=5 w=320 h=240 float=left]A massive thank you to everyone who helped us raise over £1,000 at Galop’s Big Gay Fete on Saturday 13 June!

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Trans survey

Galop’s trans survey for voluntary sector organisations.  What are your views about trans inclusivity? What challenges do you face? What help do you need?

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What’s Happening

“Nothing About Me Without Me” We’re hosting a series of discussions to explore some of the issues around transphobia, the availability (or not) of trans friendly services, and how the world you live in impacts upon your life. We will use what you say to shape how Galop works with all trans people in the…

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Shine @ Galop

We wanted to let you know about the trans project we are running at Galop. This page outlines the thinking behind what we are doing. It’s a summarised version of ‘introducing the new trans project at Galop’ which is available on our website.

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History

Galop has provided over 25 years of advice, support, research and lobbying around the issues of LGBT policing. Reflecting back on this history proves an inspiration in how far the gay communities (and the police) have come since the early days of intimidation and fear.

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Annual Reports

You can browse through Galop’s past and recent Annual Reports and download copies here.

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Filling In The Blanks

A landmark report seeking to increase understanding of unreported LGBT hate crime and of services available to victims of these crimes, particularly services relating to reporting. Published in 2009

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Like It Is: 10 Years On

A research report conducted with young people re-visiting issues raised in Galop’s previous youth report Telling It Like It Is. Published in 2008.

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Count Me In

Study based on the experiences of homophobic and transphobic abuse and domestic violence among LGBT people in the London boroughs of Bexley and Greenwich, surveyed in 2004.

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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