DOMESTIC VIOLENCE - BILL OF RIGHTS

  • You have the right to be you.
  • You have the right to put yourself first.
  • You have the right to be safe.
  • You have the right to love and be loved.
  • You have the right to be treated with respect.
  • You have the right to be human - NOT PERFECT.
  • You have the right to be angry and protest if you are treated unfairly or abusively by anyone.
  • You have the right to your own privacy.
  • You have the right to your own opinions, to express them, and to be taken seriously.
  • You have the right to earn and control your own money.
  • You have the right to ask questions about anything that affects your life.
  • You have the right to make decisions that affect you.
  • You have the right to grow and change (and that includes changing your mind).
  • You have the right to say NO.
  • You have the right to make mistakes.

YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO CONTROL YOUR OWN LIFE, and TO CHANGE IT IF YOU ARE NOT HAPPY WITH IT.