Safety Plan for Women in Danger

Don’t Keep The Secret

Talk about it!

Does the person you love…

  • keep track of all your time?
  • accuse you of being unfaithful?
  • discourage relationships with family and friends?
  • prevent you from working or going to school?
  • criticize or humiliate you?
  • anger easily when drinking?
  • hit, slap or punch you or your children?
  • threaten you with a weapon or gun?
  • force you to have sex against your will?
  • If you can answer yes to these questions, you may be at risk.

Call someone and talk about it!

 

Safety Plan for Women in Danger

Have the following items hidden in a place where your partner cannot find them:

  • Cash
  • A small bag of extra clothing for you and your children
  • Any important papers, including checkbooks, Social Security numbers, driver’s license, legal papers, immunization records, and birth certificates
  • Sentimental valuables and photos
  • Extra keys for your house and/or car
  • A list of important phone numbers

If you are in immediate danger – CALL 911

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