Bullying can happen to anyone at any age. Bullying is when someone deliberately hurts you and usually happens over time. Being bullied at school, home or online might involve:
No one has the right to hurt you or make you feel bad, and if you are being bullied you don't have to put up with it, you can talk to someone about it. Just remember that you can talk to any adult in your school about bullying. There are some other people you can talk to and some websites you can visit if you would like some more information about school and bullying:
You can ring Childline on 0800 11 11 and you can talk to them about anything that has upset you or makes you worry.
There is more information and support on the following websites.
Lots of information about life issues and about different types of bullying.
Several topics are covered on this website.
Information about bullying, abuse, safety and the law
Advice about staying safe while you are on a phone, tablet or computer. There is information about different types of online abuse including new information about online blackmail.
Information and support for LGBT+ young people.
Advice about what to do if you are being bullied