Safety Planning

  • Establish four places you can go when you leave
  • Who will help you leave
  • Who can you leave a bag of important things with
  • Who will lend you money
  • Do you have a safety plan for your pets?
  • Disable GPS on phone and social media accounts
  • Change your daily routines (where you buy groceries, how you get to work)
  • Open a new bank account/credit card
  • Do you have a safety plan for your children?
  • Leave as quickly as possible and do not tell the abuser
  • Have a support person you can turn to
  • Get a protection order from the court
  • Memorize and practice your safety plan
  • Tell someone at work about what has happened
  • Create a safety plan for work
  • Tell the people who care for your children who is allowed to pick your children up
  • Change your locks

What to bring:

  • Money
  • Keys
  • Extra clothes
  • Medicine
  • Important papers – birth certificates, SIN, school and medical records, banking information, driver’s licence, address book.
  • Passport
  • Permanent residency card
  • Personal protective orders / divorce papers
  • Sentimental things for your children

If you suspect that a friend or family member is in an abusive relationship, please call Delta Police Department at 604.946.4411 or Victim Services at 604.940.5019