It doesn't appear that Anna's family is being very proactive in setting Anna up for success after Smuggar goes to jail.
Leaving an awful/abusive/criminal husband is always hard. You can be the strongest woman and still find the process of divorce, finding a new job, going back to school, etc. overwhelming. Anna has six kids with another on the way. You don't have to be fundie to find leaving a marriage that has produced 7 kids is overwhelming.
Family support is crucial. It can be the small things -- is a family member willing to open a joint bank account for Anna so she has money th