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Prevent Bullying: Quick Tips for Parents

Talk with your child about bullying, even if you don't see signs of a problem.

Review Date: April 03, 2012

National Health Information Center - NHIC
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Are You a Bully?

Have you ever repeatedly hurt someone because they were younger, weaker, different, or less confident than you? Are you a bully? Take this quiz to find out.

Review Date: July 11, 2014

Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

BAM! Bully Roundup

Play this interactive board game to test your bully smarts, and read the article "Bully Beware" to learn things you can do to stay out of a bully's way.

Review Date: March 01, 2013

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Bullying

Here is the low-down on bullying among girls. Learn about cyber bullying, how to protect yourself and others from bullying, the dangers of hazing and more.

Review Date: October 31, 2012

Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Circle of Respect

The purpose of this site is to educate kids and teens to promote respect as a way to manage conflict and prevent criminal behavior.

Review Date: February 26, 2013

National Crime Prevention Council

Cyberbullying

Learn what cyberbullying is, what you can do to prevent it, ways to stay cyber-safe, and where you can find resources to learn more about preventing cyberbullying.

Review Date: March 05, 2013

National Crime Prevention Council

Helping Kids Deal With Bullies

Bullying can range from hitting, shoving, name-calling, threats, and mocking to extorting money and treasured possessions. If your child is being bullied, there are ways to help him or her cope with it on a day-to-day basis and lessen its lasting impact.

Review Date: March 05, 2012

The Nemours Foundation

How To Get Help After a Victimization

As a victim of crime, you might qualify for financial assistance for a variety of needs resulting from your victimization. Qualifying uses vary from state to state, but medical bills, funeral or counseling expenses typically are covered. Compensation is managed on a state level.

Review Date: January 30, 2013

National Organization for Victim Assistance

Kids Against Bullying

This site is designed for elementary school students to learn about bullying prevention, engage in activities, and be inspired to take action.

Review Date: March 27, 2013

PACER Center, Inc.

McGruff: The Crime Dog

This site offers games, videos and other tools to help kids deal with bullying and peer pressure, and promotes online safety and positive friendships with peers.

Review Date: February 26, 2013

National Crime Prevention Council

National Center for Bullying Prevention

National Center for Bullying Prevention provides resources for parents, students, and schools to raise awareness and prevent bullying.

Review Date: March 27, 2013

PACER Center, Inc.

Stop Bullying: Information for Parents

Parents can play a key role in preventing and stopping bullying, but first they have to know if their children bully or are bullied by others. This site will help you to recognize the warning signs of bullying behavior.

Review Date: December 18, 2012

Health Resources and Services Administration - HRSA
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Stop Cyberbullying Before it Starts- (PDF)

Cyberbullying is using the Internet, cell phones, video game systems, or other technology to send or post text or images intended to hurt or embarrass another person. Read what steps parents, educators, and other caregivers can take to prevent it.

Review Date: December 18, 2012

National Crime Prevention Council

Teens Against Bullying

Created by and for teens, this site is a place for middle and high school students to find ways to address bullying, to take action, to be heard, and to join an important social cause.

Review Date: December 18, 2012

PACER Center, Inc.

Understanding Youth Violence- (PDF)

This fact sheet provides general information on youth violence, including risk factors, impact on public health, and prevention strategies.

Review Date: January 29, 2013

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control - NCIPC
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention