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Zero Tolerance: Protect Your Child, Get Involved

Twenty percent of school age children are directly affected by bullying. The number gets larger when you consider the negative affect it has on students who witness bullying, yet they do not say anything. Bullying has significant ramifications on a child’s developments. Children that suffer at the hands of bullies easily become depressed, have suicidal

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Bullying News

Bullying has become more prevalent in the media and the true extent and lasting effects of bullying are becoming more well-known. Whether bullying occurs at school, in the neighborhood, online or in the workplace, the effects are far-reaching and devastating. Research aimed at understanding bullying, as well as legislation to combat bullying, is keeping the

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What is Domestic Violence?

Many people have heard the term “domestic violence,” but not everyone understands the concept. Domestic violence is not just one event that can occur. Domestic violence is a series of events that may occur between family members who live together in the same household. Domestic violence issues usually pertain to people who are related by

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Protect Our Kids Through Anti Bully Awareness

There are many different ways a child can be bullied. Bullying can occur at home, in their neighborhood and at school. It is important that we as parents are aware of what is happening in our child’s life and to ensure he or she is free from any bullying activity. Kids who are involved with

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Depression and Bullying, are they connected?

So what about depression and bullying? Alexandria is such a pretty kid, in all other ways, lovely. We are standing in line and I hear a childlike voice saying cruel things to the other kids. “You’re so ugly, we should let you die.” “Nobody likes boys like you and nobody ever will.” Then I figure

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