Did you know that youth who are bullied can struggle with depression, anxiety, and decreased academic achievement? Or that youth who bully others often abuse alcohol and other drugs? Victims of bullying are also more likely to drop out of school, engage in risky sexual activity, and abuse their intimate partners or children as adults. This month, help put a stop to bullying.
Thousands of people experience domestic violence every day. Being a victim of or witnessing acts of domestic violence are traumatic experiences for youth that can affect their mental and behavioral health. This month, learn how you can help break the cycle of domestic violence.