Explore the possibility of a life free of abuse.

Here at Women of Nations, we work with hundreds of women on their journey towards breaking free of abusive relationships. On this page we share some of the waypoints we have discovered along these women’s first steps toward freedom.

Reasons to Leave

Red flags that you (or someone you love) may be in an abusive relationship.

Your Safety First

Safety during an argument, when preparing to leave, and in your own home.

A Survivor’s Story

I was scared and took a bold step to change for the better. I believe you can too.

What to Expect Next

Leaving your home and moving into a shelter is something new and frightening. It takes courage to step out, but knowing what’s ahead can help.

Prepare to Leave

When you leave, it’s important to choose the right possessions to take with you that will help you move forward independently.