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Finding Safety for Our Four-Legged Friends

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A pet can often become a tool for an abusive partner to hold power and control in the relationship. Concern for the safety of pets is also a reason that many victims stay in an abusive relationship. Read on to learn more.
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Clever Tips That May Keep You Safe

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Sometimes our advocates have to get extra creative to keep someone safe. Here are some ingenious safety planning strategies that advocates have suggested to callers in the past.
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Leaving Safely – Part 2

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In addition to packing and planning, there are a few other measures you can take to safeguard against potential problems that may arise when you’re leaving.
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Safety Planning With Children

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A parent’s instinct is to make sure their child is safe – but how can you do this best if your abusive partner is unpredictable, or manipulative?
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Men Put on Heels for Domestic Violence

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In Louisiana, men took a different holiday weekend approach for the Lake Charles 4th of July parade. 120 men, along with women’s shelter employees, put on their high heels to march against domestic violence.