Chapter 4 - Hate Crime Information 

 

This Chapter focuses upon: Hate Crime 

The information in this chapter was last check on: 23rd February 2017

We do not take any responsibility for the information on external links.

If you notice any mistakes or know of any organisations/information that may be relevant to the chapter please do get in contact via email info@mertoncil.org.uk

Information that can be found in this chapter:

  • Supportive Organisations

  • Third Party Reporting Sites

  • Disabled Peoples Organisations

 

1. Supportive Organisation 

 

Merton Council Anti-Social Behaviour Unit

http://www.merton.gov.uk

Phone: 020 82744907

Email:  asbunit@merton.gov.uk  

 

Circle Housing Merton Priory

Phone: 0300 500 3000

http://www.circle.org.uk/merton-priory

 

Merton Voluntary Service Council       

http://www.mvsc.co.uk

Phone: 020 8685 1771

Email: info@mvsc.co.uk

Support for the voluntary sector in Merton. The website includes a directory of local organisations. MVSC also coordinate the Involve community engagement network for Merton.

 

Merton Centre for Independent Living

http://www.mertoncil.org.uk

Phone: 020 3397 311

Mob: 0744 936 2233

Email: info@mertoncil.org.uk

 

Merton LGBT+ Forum

http://www.mertonlgbtforum.org.uk

Phone: 07437 780173

Email: info@mertonlgbtforum.org.uk

 

BAME Voice

http://www.aecho.org.uk/

Phone: 020 8648 5405

email:  info@aecho.org.uk     

 

2. Third Party Reporting Sites - London Wide and National

 

True Vision

http://www.report-it.org.uk

Email: enquiries@report-it.org.uk

 

Tell Mama

http://www.tellmamauk.org

Phone: 0800 456 1226

Email: info@tellmamauk.org

 

Community Security Trust

http://www.cst.org.uk

Phone: 020 8457 9999

Email: enquiries@cst.org.uk

 

GALOP

http://www.galop.org.uk

Phone: 020 7704 2040

Email: info@galop.org.uk

 

Stop Hate UK

http://www.stophateuk.org

Phone: 0113 293 5100

Email: info@stophateuk.org

 

 

3. Disabled People’s Organisations - London and national  

 

Inclusion London

https://www.inclusionlondon.org.uk

Phone:  020 7237 3181

Email: info@inclusionlondon.org.uk

 

Disability hate crime Facebook Group London

A closed group for deaf and disabled people’s organisations interested in hate crime. Register via the Inclusion London website 

 

Disability Hate Crime Network

http://dhcn.info/dhcn/ 

www.inclusionlondon.org.uk

 

Disability Rights UK

http://www.disabilityrightsuk.org

Phone: 020 7250 8181

Email: enquiries@disabilityrightsuk.org

 

This is not an exhaustive list. For further updates, see Inclusion London website 

 

Inclusion Barnet

Raises awareness of reporting of disability hate crime to service users.

http://www.barnetcil.org.uk/

 

Bromley Experts by Experience

Bromley X by X are involved in the Bromley Community Links MOPAC / DHC group that meet regularly and are putting together a work plan in Bromley.

http://www.xbyxbromley.com

 

Camden People First 

Third party reporting site. Advocacy for people with learning disabilities who have been victims of hate crime. Peer support. Training. http://camdenpeoplefirst.org.uk/

 

Enfield Disability Action

http://e-d-a.org.uk/home/

Part of a network of organisations working with disabled people providing third party reporting sites in Enfield, coordinated by One-to-One Enfield http://www.one-to-one-enfield.co.uk

 

Greenwich Association of Disabled People

Third party reporting site and advocacy. Consultancy.   

http://www.gad.org.uk/Services/Hate-crime/

 

Choice in Hackney

Third party reporting site and advocacy. Part of the Community Alliance to Combat Hate Crime (CATCH)

http://www.choiceinhackney.org

 

Hammersmith and Fulham - Safety Net People First

A self-advocacy network of people with learning disabilities

http://www.peoplefirstinfo.org.uk/staying-safe.aspx

 

Speak Out in Hounslow

A self-advocacy network of people with learning disabilities

http://www.speakoutinhounslow.org

 

Disability Advice Service in Lambeth (DASL)

Reporting site. Advocacy service. DASL coordinate the Lambeth Disability Hate Crime Partnership.

http://www.disabilitylambeth.org.uk/dasl/involvement/b-disability-hate-crime/

 

Lewisham Disability Coalition

Third party reporting site for all forms of hate crime including disability

http://ldcadvice.co.uk/

 

Redbridge Concern for Mental Health

Third party reporting centre. Safe, confidential environment for anybody who has experienced crime, harassment or abuse because of their race; religion; sexuality; disability; age; gender identity or mental health condition.
http://www.rcmh.org.uk/

 

Tower Hamlets - REAL

Third party reporting centre, advocacy casework support for victims.

Involvement in hate crime related partnerships or forums

http://www.real.org.uk/

 

Waltham Forest and Newham - Stay Safe East

Reporting site, advocacy and support to disabled victims and survivors of hate crime, ASB, harassment, domestic and sexual violence and other forms of abuse. Consultancy including casework and policy advice. Training and workshops, speakers for events.

www.staysafe-east.org.uk

 

People First Advocacy

London wide - Advocacy, Signposting and Advice telephone service for people with learning difficulties and their carers/supporters. Support to report a hate crime, get victim support, give them information about services or support them to get an advocate to go through the justice system.

http://peoplefirstltd.com/about-us/what-we-do/