We are often asked for help in working specifically with targets of bullying as this can be a very delicate and upsetting situation.
Racist violence, harassment and abuse are closely related to, and sometimes difficult to distinguish from, bullying. Racist bullying in schools can range from ill-considered remarks, which are not intended to be hurtful, to deliberate physical attacks causing serious injury.
Tips to help visually impaired pupils in schools:
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It is estimated that 38% of young people have been affected by cyber-bullying, with abusive emails (26%) and text messages (24%) being the most common methods. A worrying 28% of children did not tell anyone about the abuse.
Bullying has been identified as among the biggest concerns that parents have about their children's safety at school. Bullying is also a big concern of young people themselves.
Below is a list of useful support groups and sites for young people
If you are being bullied:
A local survey investigating the safety concerns of local young people.