Here is a list of organisations that can offer advice and support on a range of bullying problems.
BullyingUK part of Family Lives have launched a new LiveOnline Support service for every member of the family, to get advice direct from our Expert team, our advisors are standing by to support you with a wide range of bullying problems
Whatever your problem or concern we are here to support you. All problems, whether big or small, will be answered with the same level of care and concern. Your call will be treated as confidential and you can remain anonymous. A young person working at Youth2Youth will talk to you with your best interests in mind. They will listen to you, try to understand what it must be like for you, and try to help you come up with your own solutions to your problem. We realise it must be really difficult for you to tell your problem to a complete stranger so we will do our best to put you at ease. We are friendly, considerate and will listen to you whatever your problem or concern. For all young people aged 11-19 in the UK
Childline offer advice on the following:
ChildLine is a counselling service for children and young people. You can contact ChildLine in these ways: You can phone on 0800 1111, send us an email, have a 1-2-1 chat with us, send a message to Ask Sam and you can post messages to the ChildLine message boards. You can contact ChildLine about anything – no problem is too big or too small. If you are feeling scared or out of control or just want to talk to someone you can contact ChildLine.
The Chatdanger website has been created to inform young people about the potential dangers and ways of keeping safe in interactive areas online, such as chatrooms, instant messenger, online games and email, and also via mobile phones. The aim of the site is very much to inform and empower users of these services, so they can use these services safely, and not at all to discourage people from using these services.
Get Connected helps under 25’s with a wide range of issues and can put you in touch with the right sort of help near you no matter what your worry is. Get connected is a friendly website for children and young people.
Support for those dealing with suicidal feelings, depression or emotional distress – particularly teenagers and young adults.
Developed in consultation with students who have been affected by depression, low mood or suicidal thoughts. Many of their stories and suggestions are included on the site.
The Anti-Bullying programme offers resources and training to schools and youth organisations in England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland and Northern Ireland. Our training aims to give students and staff the skills, practical ideas, knowledge and confidence to effectively tackle bullying in their schools and communities.
Samaritans is a telephone helpline for people of any age or religion, with trained volunteers who are able to listen to you any time day or night. We can help you talk through whatever is troubling you, find the answers that are right for you, and offer support.
The Cybersmile Foundation offers practical help, support and advice for anybody affected by cyberbullying, as well as hate campaigns including parents, children, teachers and carers. You will find important information regarding cyberbullying in the advice and guidance section of the website along with links to many other organisations that all offer different ways of helping with cyberbullying issues.
Aimed primarily at parents and people who work with children, this site includes top tips, resources and some “SMART” rules to help teach children how to stay safe online.
The internet watch hotline is the hotline for reporting child abuse images online. Internet Watch Foundation aims to minimise the availability of potentially criminal internet content specifically; Child sexual abuse content hosted anywhere in the world, criminally obscene adult content hosted in the UK, and non-photographic child sexual abuse images hosted in the UK.
If you think that bullying is just a part of everyday school life, you’re wrong. No-one deserves to be bullied and you shouldn’t ignore the problem. Government website offering advice and information for young people and parent on how to combat bullying.