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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

London LGBT+ Advice Line

0800 999 5428

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National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline

Trans

New Factsheets

We’ve produced two new factsheets this month – one on Criminal Records Checks at Work and the other on Trans* Privacy Law.

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Trans Guys Are

Galop is delighted to be a partner in the production of Trans Guys Are… The film came out of a project working with trans men around sexual assault.

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Trans Privacy Not Jail

We’re shocked and upset to hear about a young trans man who now has the label of sex offender because he didn’t disclose his gender history. If you are too, please sign the Scottish Transgender Alliance e-petition

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Transphobic Article In The Observer

We’ve been considering the recent Julie Burchill article in The Observer with an overwhelming sense of sadness and anger. You can read our official response here.

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Supporting Trans Survivors Survey

Make sure your voice is heard: the LGBT Domestic Abuse Forum, in partnership with Gender Matters, Gendered Intelligence, Broken Rainbow and Galop, are holding a conference on improving services for trans* survivors of domestic abuse, and we want your thoughts to inform the debate.

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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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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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‘Shining The Light’ Resource

Drawing on research and responses over two years of engagement amongst trans people, this resource is aimed at LGBT and mainstream organisations who want to become truly inclusive for trans people. Published in 2011

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Transgender Day of Remembrance

Galop was honoured to attend Transgender Day of Remembrance on 21 November in solidarity with trans people.

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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