LGBT Consortium

LGBT Consortium is a national specialist infrastructure and membership organisation. They focus on the development and support of LGBT groups, organisations and projects across the country so they can deliver direct services and campaign for individual rights.

They are leading The National LGBT Hate Crime Partnership, which is a unique partnership of LGBT voluntary and community organisations from across England and Wales that has come together to tackle and prevent homophobic, biphobic and transphobic (HBT) hate crime and incidents.

Stop Hate UK

Stop Hate UK is one of the leading national organisations working to challenge all forms of hate crime and discrimination, based on any aspect of an individual’s identity. Stop Hate UK provides independent, confidential and accessible reporting and support for victims, witnesses and third parties.

They are delivering a 24/7 nationwide dedicated LGB and T hate crime helpline: 0808 801 0661.

Stonewall Housing

One of the country’s leading LGB and T charities in the country. It fights for equality and justice through policy development, cultural change and lobbying for legal change.

They are providing a housing toolkit which will help social housing providers deal with any incidents of LGB and T hate crime that effect their residents.

The University of Leicester’s Centre for Hate Studies

The University of Leicester’s Centre for Hate Studies bridges the gap between academic research and professional practice. The Centre is a key driver of knowledge exchange and information sharing between academics, practitioners, activists and policy-makers.

They have conducted a tailored programme of work with LGB and T communities in Leicester and Leicestershire with the aim of encouraging greater levels of reporting.

Last updated: 22 Apr 2016