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National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline 0800 999 5428

LGBT+ Hate Crime Helpline 020 7704 2040

Five new information sheets for LGBT+ survivors of domestic abuse and the professionals supporting them

Galop is proud to share five new information sheets for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) survivors of domestic abuse and the professionals supporting them.

These new resources are aimed at recognising LGBT+ survivor’s experiences, they challenge stereotypes, and highlight barriers to accessing services. As well, they support LGBT+ survivors to access help safely and find advice at the start of their help-seeking journey.

We hope you will find the following information helpful. All of these factsheets can be downloaded as PDFs for free via the links below. If the information sheets below do not answer your specific questions, please contact the National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline on 0800 999 5428 or email at info@galop.org.uk.

Staying safe online

This information sheet offers some advice survivors can use to stay safe online while seeking help with domestic abuse

Staying Safe Online When Accessing LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Support

Emergency accommodation and housing support

This information sheet offers information on emergency housing and support options to LGBT+ people experiencing domestic abuse.

Emergency Accommodation and Housing Support for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender + (LGBT+) Survivors of Domestic Abuse

Domestic violence and abuse, and the LGBT+ community

This information sheet offers advice on what constitutes domestic violence and abuse and outlines some of the unique aspects of domestic abuse as experienced by LGBT+ people.

Domestic Violence and Abuse and The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender + (LGBT+) Communities

Barriers faced by the LGBT+ people accessing non-LGBT+ domestic abuse services

This information sheet aims to provide professionals supporting LGBT+ survivors with an understanding of barriers in accessing non-LGBT+ domestic abuse support services, as experienced by LGBT+ survivors of domestic abuse.

Barriers Faced by Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender + (LGBT+) People in Accessing Non-LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Support Services

Myths and stereotypes about partner abuse among LGBT+ people

This information sheet aims to provide professionals supporting LGBT+ survivors with an understanding of barriers in accessing non-LGBT+ domestic abuse support services, as experienced by LGBT+ survivors of domestic abuse.

Myths and Stereotypes About Abuse Among Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT+) People