When you have made the decision to leave your home to escape domestic violence it can often be an overwhelming experience, so here is a list of items to remember to take with you.


  • Driver’s Licence or ID
  • Birth Certificate
  • Money, cheque book, debit and credit cards
  • Your cell phone
  • Lease, rental agreement, house deed
  • Bank book and bank statements
  • House keys and car keys
  • Social insurance card
  • Address book and phone numbers
  • Carecard, medications, medical records
  • Marriage licence, separation and/or divorce papers
  • Child custody and access papers
  • Passport
  • Immigration papers or status card
  • Peace bonds and/or restraining orders

*Any medications that you or your children require. It’s a good idea to bring something comforting like a stuffed animal or favourite toy or blanket for your children.



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