NB: Contact numbers if home is not a safe place during lockdown
However, what if staying at home could prove dangerous?
The reality is that it is unlikely that victims of intimate partner violence can escape the home.
NB: Using disguised language on an emergency call is a common tactic to request help without being detected, according to a leading advocacy group for survivors of domestic abuse. Click here to understand ordering a pizza.
Alternatively, you can discuss a code/ safe word with a friend and when sent to them in a sentence or thrown into a phone call, they can call the police on your behalf.