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A guide to supporting patients who have experienced hate crime

Hate crime is a criminal act which is directed at a person due to an aspect of their identity. 

This can include:

  • disability
  • race or ethnicity
  • religion or belief
  • sexual orientation
  • transgender identity

As a clinican you need to be aware of hate crime and any action you may need to take.

This short resource gives more detail on on hate crime, additional factors (such as safeguarding concerns) and links to further information.