Several resources available online for bullied students

Bullying in schools has become far more prevalent, violent and damaging than it was in years past. The scars of being targeted for abuse can last a lifetime. But, there are resources available to parents and kids who feel they've been bullied. is a website set up by the US Dept. of Health and Human Services. It features a broad range of information about traditional bullying, cyberbullying, and how to respond to and prevent it from happening.

Stop Bullying in Alabama is a site run by the state Department of Education. It features Alabama's legal take on bullying, as well as videos, advice for students, parents and even teachers.

The Ophelia Project is a nation-wide program aimed at changing the culture of bullying inside schools. They organize workshops, speaking events and consultations on the topic and have several good resources for parents.