Child Safety

 

Bullying

 

Bullying has become a tidal wave of epic proportions. Although bullying was once considered a rite of passage, parents, educators, and community leaders now see bullying as a devastating form of abuse that can have long-term effects on youthful victims, robbing them of self-esteem, isolating them from their peers, causing them to drop out of school, and even prompting health problems and suicide.

 

Information about Bullying

 

What Parents Can Do
Advice for parents and adults dealing with bullying

 

Teaching Kids About Bullying
Information and lesson plans adults can use to teach kids about bullying

 

Girls and Bullying
Tips for parents on dealing with the problem of bullying between girls

 

Strategies
Techniques that adults can use to reduce bullying

 

Advice for Kids