Hate Crime Support

There are a number of local organisations offering support and advice. The reporting of hate incidents is important and encouraged but support is available to you whether you choose to report or not.

Citizens Advice North Somerset Hate Crime Reporting Centre

Providing advice for the problems people face. Valuing diversity, promoting equality and challenging discrimination.

Website: www.nscab.org.uk

Telephone: 03444 111 444

Educational Action Against Homophobia (EACH)

EACH provides a free and confidential homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying reporting service for children and young people up to the age of 18 years of age across North Somerset

Website: www.each.education

Telephone: 0808 1000 143 (Monday to Friday, 9am – 4:30pm)

Stand Against Racism & Inequality (SARI)

SARI provides a 24 hour free, confidential casework service and support service for victims of any type of hate crime including racist, faith-based, disablist, homophobic, transphobic, age-based or gender-based across Avon & Somerset.

Website: www.sariweb.org.uk

Telephone: 0117 942 0060

Victims of Crime Advocacy Service (VOCAS)

VOCAS is a free, independent and confidential advocacy service for adult victims of crime and anti-social behaviour living in Somerset, Bristol, Bath & North East Somerset, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset.

Website: www.swanadvocacy.org.uk/vocas

Telephone: 03333 447928