Leaving an abusive relationship is incredibly hard! People who are being abused are made to feel like it’s their fault that these incidents are happening. They’ve also often been isolated from other people by their partner and may not have access to resources or money that could help them get away.
When many people hear that someone is in an unhealthy or abusive relationship, their first question is, “Why don’t they leave?” Click the button to learn about some of the reasons why leaving an abusive relationship is hard.
A safety plan is a set of actions that can help lower your risk of being hurt by your partner. It includes information specific to you and your life that will increase your safety at school, home, and other places that you go on a daily basis.