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Your Borough Of Poole

Organisations That Help With Prejudice

Access Dorset

Access Dorset is an independent reporting centre for disability related incidents.

Phone: 01202 771336

Email: enquiries@accessdorset.org.uk


Age Concern

Age Concern provides information and advice on health, community care, housing, leisure and education, money and legal issues.

Old Rope Walk, Poole, BH15 4AU

Phone: 01202 666195 (24 Hour Answerphone)

Citizens Advice Bureau

CAB provides free, confidential and independent advice, either face-to-face or through its fact sheets on their website

Phone: 01202 680 838

Email: advice@poolecab.co.uk


Community Security Trust (CST)

CST provides an independent reporting centre for anti-Semitic incidents.

Phone: 020 8457 9999

Email: incidents@cst.org.uk


Dorset Advocacy

Dorset Advocacy provides advocacy to older people, disabled people and people with learning disabilities. 

Phone: 01202 716363

Email: gary@dorsetadvocacy.co.uk


Dorset Race Equality Council

This is an independent charity that provides help and support to victims of discrimination and harassment, particularly related to race, faith or belief. The service is free and confidential.

Phone: 01202 553 003

Email: enquiries@dorsetrec.org.uk


Help & Care

Help & Care can provide information and advice that will enable people to make decisions and find the right support.

Phone: 0300 111 3303

Email: contact@helpandcare.org.uk


Intercom Trust

Intercom Trust is an independent charity that provides support and advocacy services to lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people and others in the southwest who encounter homophobic or transphobic crime, prejudice or discrimination. Call their confidential LGBT helpline.

Phone: 0800 612 3010

Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk


Poole Forum

This is a charity involving people who have learning disabilities. It has an easy read reporting form and does training on rights for learning disabled people.

Phone: 01202 746 040

Email: office@pooleforum.co.uk



Samaritans is available 24 hours a day providing confidential emotional support.

Phone: 01202 551999 or 08457 90 90 90

Email: jo@samaritans.org



Space is a group for Lesbian, Gay, Sexual, Trans and Questioning young people in Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole.  They can support young people suffering from homophobia.

Phone: 07754 81573

Email: helen@spaceyouthproject.co.uk



Tell MAMA supports victims of anti-Muslim hate and is a public service which also measures and monitors anti-Muslim incidents.

Phone: 0800 456 1226    SMS: 0115 707 0007

E-mail: info@tellmamauk.org



Victim Support

This provides free and confidential support to help victims deal with their experience, whether or not they report it to the police. They have specially trained volunteers in hate crime.

Phone: 01202 606 200

Email: vsdorset@victimsupport.org.uk


True Vision

This is a national website that covers a huge range of issues and resources related to hate crime reporting, including reporting online hate crime, national organisations that can help and other research and education tools.


Contact us

community.safety@poole. gov.uk

01202 633438

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