Leave money, car keys, clothing and copies of documents with someone you trust.
Keep change with you at all times
Rehearse an escape plan with your children, including a meeting place.
Teach children to call 911.
If you have a restraining order, keep copies at multiple locations. Always keep a copy with you; keep a copy in the car; give your children copies. Give copies to teachers and police, with a photo of the offender.
Memorize the National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE and /or how to reach local domestic violence resources.