These pages provide tips for keeping yourself and your family members safe in various situations and stages of abuse.
WomensLaw.org thanks the National Center for Victims of Crime and Lydia Walker for their assistance in compiling this material.
General safety tips for Email and browsing the Internet
This page helps you think of ways to try to stay safe if you are currently living with someone who is violent.
If you are thinking about leaving a violent relationship, this page can help you think of ways to prepare.
If you have left an abusive home, or you are trying to keep the abuser away from your new confidential address, this page will provide tips for staying safe.
If you live in a rural area or a small town, there are some extra things to keep in mind when you're making a safety plan.
Tips for how to stay safe if you are a victim of stalking.
How to stay safe on Facebook, MySpace, Twitter and other social networks
If you are going to court for a final protective order, the abuser may also be coming to court. Here are some ideas on keeping safe in court.
Additional resources to help you stay safe and to create a safety plan that is right for you.