The effects of bullying are far-reaching.
- According to the National Voices for Equality, Education and Enlightenment, every 7 MINUTES a child is bullied.
- Approximately 160,000 teens skip school every day because of bullying per The National Education Association.
- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services points out that children who bully others can also engage in violent and other risky behaviors into adulthood.
As a part of the Beasley Best Community of Caring, Playa Tampa is focusing on how all of us can learn what we can to help those who are being bullied and bullying, preventing bullying from occurring and create a safe environment for children and adults alike.
This resource center is designed to provide you information that can inspire you to take action to stop the life-cycle of bullying.
Please check back often as our team will be adding new articles, strategies, and tools to help us work together to ensure that all people are safe from bullying.