While South Africa is in lockdown to curb the spread of the coronavirus, for some, isolating at home presents additional risks. Know that help is available during the lockdown – for anyone at risk of domestic and gender-based violence. The following are a few suggestions for developing a personalized and practical Safety Plan – for staying safe while enduring an abusive relationship, or when planning to leave, and after leaving – during the lockdown. While every situation is unique, these tips are meant to help you think of actions that work for your own situation.
Date of Publication
12 April 2020
National Shelter Movement of South Africa
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