precautions & safety tips
What are some Precautions I can Take if I am Facing Abuse?
Communicate with friends and family members and ask them to check in on you.
Develop a code word for your friends and family to signal that you are in danger.
Identify the safest point in your house (e.g. away from sharp objects) for you to be during a violent episode.
Try to keep a cellphone with you in case you need to call for help.
The following are suggestions NOT recommendations on how to navigate such situations.
ALWAYS CALL 911 IF YOUR SAFETY IS AT RISK.