South Area Borough Command Unit

South Area BCU covers the London Boroughs of Bromley, Croydon and Sutton.

LGBT+ Forums

Bromley LGBT+ Forum – has a Facebook page (last post was Dec 2016) and a Twitter profile (still active). Unsure if the two profiles are connected or run by seperate people/organisations.

Croydon LGBT+ Forum – currently under development.

Contact Mark via email

Sutton LGBTQ+ Forum

LGBT Archive – Sutton LGBT Forum webpage

Police Services

In an emergency you can contact the police by calling 999, if it is not an emergency you can call them using 101.

British Transport Police – covers public transport services across the UK.

Metropolitian Police Service – covers the South Area Basic Command Unit, London region (excluding the City of London which is covered by the City of London Police).

True Vision – national police hate crime reporting website.

Council Services

Bromley Council

Bromley Crime Prevention and Community Safety webpage

Safer Bromley Partnership webpage

Croydon Council

Safer Croydon Partnership webpage

Hate Crime webpage

Advice, information and activities for LGBT+ people webpage

Sutton Council

Community Safety and policing webpage

Community Services

Switchboard LGBT+ Helpline – 0300 330 0630 open 10 am to 10 pm 365 days of the year. Run by LGBT+ volunteers for the LGBT+ community.

Aurora – Croydon’s LGBT+ Police Consultation Group

Croydon Area Gay Society (CAGS) is a social group for gay men and lesbians in Croydon, South London, founded 1971.

LGBT Archive Croydon Area Gay Society webpage

Croydon LGBT+ Network Group – for LGBT+ Croydon Council Employees.

No social media contact links.

Croydon Pride

Galop – the LGBT+ anti-violence charity

0800 999 5428 LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline email

0800 130 3335 Conversion Threrapy Helpline email

020 7704 2040 LGBT+ Hate Crime Helpline email

LGBTQ+ South London Facebook group

Metro Bridge – LGBTQ youth group for young people aged between 11 to 25 in Croydon.

020 8305 5004 or email

Metro Charity – Health, community and youth services across London and the South East.

Metro Safer: Croydon Hate Crime Service – advice and support to report anti-LGBT+ hate crime in Croydon.

020 8305 5003 ask to speak to the Croydon Hate Crime Officer or email

Rainbows Across Boarders RAB – supporting LGBT asylum seekers in and around Croydon.

Rainbow Reading Group – LGBT+ reading group meet in Croydon Library on the last Thursday of each month.

Surrey and London Association of Gay Organisations SLAGO

The Gay UK – national listings website

The Gay UK Croydon webpage

TransPALS – a social support group for Trans People Across South London.

Create your website with
Get started