Is Your Client Safe? A Lawyer's Guide to Relationship Violence

A brochure for family law lawyers and advocates that describes relationship violence, the indicators of abuse, the risk factors, and what to do if your client has been victimized. It includes safety planning information, links to resources for further information, and where your client can get help.

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produced by
Legal Services Society and Ending Violence Association of BC
produced in
last reviewed
January 2012 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.

Also available in:

French (PDF)

resource type
family violence, abusive relationship, client safety, relationship violence, women facing abuse, violence against women, domestic violence, abuse and family violence