Mate Crime is a type of abuse where people exploit friendships with vulnerable adults.
Ahead of Stop Adult Abuse Week (SAAW) 2020, KBSP and partners have put together a leaflet on Cuckooing and Covid-19.
Brandon Trust holds workshops on how disabled people and staff can recognise mate crime. Read the Flyer for Disability Hate and Mate Crime Workshop . They have also produced a Film and accompanying Guide of Disability Hate Crime.
In 2018 the KBSP published a Thematic Mate Crime Review into the prevalence of Mate Crime in Bristol. You can read the full report here. A BSAB conference in 2018 on Adult Exploitation, Mate Crime and Coercive Control generated the following materials: