Bullying is a form of harassment which could happen anywhere, in a playground or even online or on mobile phones, and can involve one or more bullies targeting a person or group of people.
Harassment can occur in a variety of forms including, but not exclusive to;
- Cyber-stalking - harassment of an individual or groups of people using electronic communication tools, such as email, instant messaging, social networks, mobile technologies, online chat rooms, games or forums. The Cybersmile Foundation, an international cyberbullying charity based in the UK can offer information, advice and support to anyone being affected by cyberbullying issues.
If you are being bullied or harassed at school, please see our schools bullying and harassment policy.