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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


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Stephen Port: Statement on IPCC Investigation


Galop welcomes the update from the IPCC about the on-going independent investigation into the police response to the deaths of four young men at the hand of Stephen Port. We will continue to be involved in this process and will be considering the IPCC conclusions as they are published.


We also know that not all of Stephen Port’s victims may have contacted the police and we want you to know that you are welcome to contact us for support and advice. Likewise, if you’ve been affected by this case in any way, you are welcome to contact us. Our independent, confidential service understands the context within which Stephen Port operated, so rest assured you will receive a sensitive and informed response.


To get in touch, you can call 020 7704 2040,  email referrals@galop.org.uk or fill in our online form at www.galop.org.uk.

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