Chapter 4 - Hate Crime Information 


This Chapter focuses upon: Hate Crime 

The information in this chapter was last check on: 13th August 2018

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

Information that can be found in this chapter:

  • Supportive Organisations

  • Third Party Reporting Sites

  • Disabled Peoples Organisations


1. Supportive Organisations 


Merton Council Anti-Social Behaviour Unit

Phone: 020 82744907



Clarion Housing


Merton Voluntary Service Council       

Vestry Hall, London Road, Mitcham, Surrey, CR4 3UD

Phone: 020 8685 1771


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

Phone: 020 3397 3119

Mob: 0744 936 2233



Merton LGBT+ Forum

Phone: 07437 780173



BAME Voice

Phone: 020 8648 5405



2. Third Party Reporting Sites - London Wide and National


True Vision



Tell Mama

Phone: 0800 456 1226

Whatsapp: 44 7341 846086 




Community Security Trust

Phone: 020 8457 9999 or 0800 032 3263 (24 hours)




Phone: 020 7704 2040 (advice line) or 0800 999 5428 (domestic abuse helpline)



Stop Hate UK

Phone: 0113 293 5100




3. Disabled People’s Organisations - London and national  


Inclusion London

Phone:  020 7237 3181

SMS: 0771 839 4687



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


Disability Rights UK

Phone: 0330 995 0400



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.

Telephone: 0203 475 1314



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.

Telephone: 0208 650 2102


Camden People First 

Third party reporting site. Advocacy for people with learning disabilities who have been victims of hate crime - closed at weekends 

Telephone: 0207 388 2007



Enfield Disability Action

Phone: 0208 373 6228

Part of a network of organisations working with disabled people providing third party reporting sites in Enfield, coordinated by One-to-One Enfield

For Deaf project only - 0208 373 6237 

SMS for Deaf project - 07919247845


Choice in Hackney

Phone: 0207 613 3206

Text phone: 0207 613 3208

SMS: 07972 234 858

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


Hammersmith and Fulham - Safety Net People First

A self-advocacy network of people with learning disabilities


Speak Out in Hounslow

A self-advocacy network of people with learning disabilities


Disability Advice Service in Lambeth (DASL)

Phone: 0207 642 2054

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


Lewisham Disability Coalition

Phone: 0208 697 0100 or 0800 231 5453

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


Redbridge Concern for Mental Health

Phone: 0208 925 2435

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.


Tower Hamlets - REAL

Phone: 0207 001 2170

SMS: 07900376781

Third party reporting centre, advocacy casework support for victims.

Involvement in hate crime related partnerships or forums


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.


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.