Date posted: July 6, 2017
This graphic novel tells the story of Maya, a young mother in BC who has left her abusive partner but doesn’t know what to do next or where to get help. Through illustrations and basic legal information written in plain language, Leaving Abuse shows how Maya finds the support and legal aid she and her children need to stay safe and start a new life free from abuse.
This story was originally published as a six-part series in the Westcoast Reader. It is now a booklet published by the Legal Services Society. You can order read it online or order free copies from Crown Publications.