Crime Prevention Guide

POLICE ASSOCIATION OF NOVA SCOTIA 111 Feeling unsafe at home is never OK. Here are a few places you can go if you need to get away. Your safety is important. If home isn’t a safe place right now, there are other spots in your community you can go. Check out these places to get a break for a few hours: • a friend’s house • a youth shelter • a relative’s house • the mall • the library • a park, garden or other public green space • a community or drop-in centre • school • a Friendship Centre • a playground If you feel unsafe at home, it’s important to tell a safe adult (such as a Kids Help Phone counsellor) about what’s going on. 10 places to go if you don’t feel safe at home If you’re in immediate danger, call 911.