Bullying Prevention

It is never Ok to bully!. Have you ever been bullied? Do you know someone who gets bullied? The resources listed below have been collected in order to help you understand just what bullying is. You may not realize what you are doing to someone or what someone is doing to you is considered “bullying”, but it can have a lasting impact on you and disrupt your life. There resources have powerful messages, some have ways you can support anti-bullying campaigns, some will tell you how to reach out for help, there are empowering messages, and the list goes on.

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Learn how Lizzie Velasqueza, known as, “the ugliest woman in the world” used her experience of being bullied to build herself up and become a famous public speaker!
The mission of Stopbullying.gov is to provide information from various government agencies on what bullying is, what cyber-bullying is, who is at risk, and how you can prevent and respond to bullying.
51 Critical Cyber-bullying Statistics in 2020. Cyber-bullying is a real problem in today’s society. With technology today kids not only get bullied at school, but it can now follow them home. There is no true escape when kids are on social media. Check out this sites valuable information.
Hey U.G.L.Y Unique Gifted Lovable You! The mission of Hey U.G.L.Y is to give youth the self-esteem and empathetic tools they need to be their true selves and empower them to be part of the solution to bullying, youth suicide, and substance abuse.
logo-trevor The Trevor Project saves young lives through its accredited, free and confidential phone, instant message and text messaging crisis intervention services. A leader and innovator in suicide prevention, The Trevor Project offers the largest safe social networking community for LGBTQ youth, best practice suicide prevention educational training, resources for youth and adults, and advocacy initiatives.
logo-pacer PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center Founded in 2006, PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center actively leads social change, so that bullying is no longer considered an accepted childhood rite of passage. PACER provides innovative resources for students, parents, educators, and others, and recognizes bullying as a serious community issue that impacts education, physical and emotional health, and the safety and well-being of students.
Image result for GLSEN GLSEN is the leading national education organization focused on ensuring safe and affirming schools for all students by developing school climates where the difference is valued. GLSEN envisions a world in which every child learns to respect and accept all people, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression.
Image result for the bully project The BULLY Project is a full spectrum advocacy campaign inspired by the award-winning film BULLY. Powered by a partnership, we build will and capacity for social and emotional learning practices as the key to creating safer schools and improving educational outcomes for all. The BULLY Project website, social media channels, and tools reach over 13 million people a week and are essential go-to resources for thousands of individuals seeking to create a culture of kindness.
P0kbT0-E_400x400 More than one in four children a year experiences bullying. I Am A Witness aims to stop bullying by activating the “silent majority” of kids who witness it each day, transforming them from passive bystanders into an active collective that speaks up against bullying. Now, taking a stand against it and showing support to someone in need can be as easy as a stroke of the keyboard. For more about the campaign, click here and for ways to get involved, visit our press kit.
Image result for break the cycle Break the Cycle inspires and supports young people to build healthy relationships and create a culture without abuse. Everyone has a right to a safe and healthy relationship, regardless of gender, ethnicity or sexual identity.  We work every day to make that right a reality.
A comprehensive Cyberbullying Guide for parents!