what to bring when leaving an abusive relationship
What to bring when leaving an abusive relationship
If Possible, try to bring:
- Clothes for a few days
- Essential Medication
- Money and keys
- Important documents (ID, birth certificates, immigration papers, health information)
- Children’s favorite toys and activities
The following are suggestions NOT recommendations on how to navigate such situations.
ALWAYS CALL 911 IF YOUR SAFETY IS AT RISK.
The following information is adapted from the Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre Peer Support Handbook and the Peel Committee Against Woman Abuse Creating A Safety Plan Booklet