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After you leave a violent relationship, you may have to take extra steps to stay safe. For example, if you printed out this information, it may be better off in the hands of a trusted friend than at home.
A violent relationship puts you, your children, and even your pets at risk for injury and even death. Making a plan will help provide for your safety and your children's safety.
Here are some tips that may increase your safety. Keep in mind that this information is not official legal advice.
Adaptation Date: 7/30/2020
Adapted By: Alberta Health Services
Adaptation Reviewed By: Alberta Health Services
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