A Safe Place
To escape her father's abuse, Emily and her mother come to a shelter where they find a safe place to stay with other women and children in similar circumstances. At night, a little girl and her mother seek safety from an abusive daddy by going to a safe place, the white house on the hill.
Family Relationships; Family violence; physical abuse; abusive father; abusive husband; abused child; domestic violence
women and children's shelter; safety; abuse shelter; escape; new home; playing; gardening; new school
Trottier, Maxine, "A Safe Place" (1997). Diverse Families. 450.