How to Create a Safety Plan in an Abusive Relationship
posted on October 23, 2017
Women involved in abusive relationships can create a safety plan using this workbook from the Community Leagal Education Ontario.
Create a Safety Plan in an Abusive Relationship
This online resource helps people in abusive relationships create a safety plan to keep themselves and their children safe. The plan has space for people to fill in information that applies to them and “to do” lists to help them stay safe at home, at work, in public, and online. It also includes organizations they can contact for help, and a checklist of things to keep in an emergency bag if they need to leave their home quickly.
Growing Strong: A Short Film About the Impact of Child Abuse
Growing Strong is a short film about a physically and emotionally abused girl who escapes her house in an attempt to find a safe place at her free-spirited grandmother's home. The 30-minute film illustrates "the impact of the physical and emotional child abuse and to suggest a path for healing." Watch writer, producer and director, Rita Ciolek talk about the film below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=237&v=cxHqa_jmfpQ For information on how you can watch this film, click here.