Meeting someone in person

As you develop a relationship online at some point you may want to take things further and meet in person. Here are some guidelines for being safe when going on a date:

  • Always meet and stay in a populated public place
  • Do not accept a lift from your date
  • Tell a friend or family member who you are meeting, where you are going and when you will be back
  • Stay sober
  • Take your mobile phone and keep it switched on
  • Stay safe; don't leave your drink, food or belongings unattended

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