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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

News & Events

Quiz Night Success

Galop’s Great Austerity-Busting Quiz fundraiser was a roaring success and raised nearly £1,000 for Galop which is a fantastic result!

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Free To Be Me – Online Zine

Galop and Gendered Intelligence Youth Group have produced an interactive online zine addressing some of the issues around taking action against homophobia. Published 2012

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Free To Be Me

Galop and Gendered Intelligence Youth Group have produced an interactive online zine addressing some of the issues around taking action against homophobia.

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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. Share this…

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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. Share this…

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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! Share this…

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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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Galop takes action against transphobic article

Last week the Streatham Guardian published an extremely offensive article about a trans person who was raped. Read Galop’s full response to the newspaper.

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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