Discovering your child is being bullied can be very upsetting and it is often tempting to try and take matters into your own hands and take immediate action. Before you do, have a look at the resources below which can help guide you on what to do next and how to talk to your child, their school or anyone else who might be involved. Bullying on social networks is also common - there is some good information on this below under cyberbullying and detailed information on the hazards of particular games and social platforms can be found in the internet and gaming section.
What to do if your child is being bullied
Bullying.co.uk is a huge resource for parents and young people. Topics include: how to spot signs of bullying, how to talk to your child about bullying, cyber-bullying, bullying in sports clubs and out of school hours, verbal, sexual and homophobic bullying, and more. www.Bullying.co.uk/