Support Organisations - Bullying, Harassment & Internet Safety

14 June 2018

ChildLine provide support and counselling for anyone up to the age of 18. ChildLine can discuss anything of concern.
Helpline: 0800 11 11 (lines open 24 hours)

The Cybersmile Foundation
Support for anyone affected by online bullying.

Bullying UK

Bullying UK offer information on all types of bullying including workplace, school and via text messages.
Parent Helpline: 0808 800 222 (lines open: Monday – Friday 9am -9pm, Weekends 10am -3pm)

Racial Bullying
Information on what is racism, and what to do if you’re a young person experiencing racial bullying.


Offering advice to parents, carers and professionals about anti-bullying and child safety advice. Further information is available to download online.

Nuisance Calls- Which?
Which? Information on how to stop nuisance calls and texts. Plus a tool for reporting the calls and texts to the correct authority.

ICO – Information Commissioners Office
Information on nuisance calls and how to stop them. Information on data protection and how your personal information is handled.

Sextortion (webcam blackmail)
Information and advice from the National Crime Agency for anyone affected by sextortion.

Revenge Porn Helpline
Support for anyone affected by sexually explicit material posted online without consent.
Helpline: 0345 6000 459 (lines open Monday - Friday 10am-4pm)

UK Safer Internet Centre
E-safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe on the internet.
Helpline: For those working with young people 0344 381 4772 (lines open Monday – Friday 10am – 4pm)
Information for young people from 3 to 19 about internet safety.

Adult Bullying
Providing information and advice on how to handle adult bullying.

Gov.UK – Workplace bullying
Offering information on harassment and bullying in the workplace.

Education Support Partnership
Counselling, information and support for anyone working in education.
Supportline: 08000 562 561 (lines open 24 hours)

Homophobic Bullying
Stonewall campaign to tackle homophobic bullying in schools and colleges.
Information Line: 0800 050 20 20 (lines open Monday - Friday, 9.30am - 5.30pm)

True Vision
Information on hate crime and how to report it.

(Educational Action Challenging Homophobia)
Support for adults and young people affected by homophobic or transphobic bullying.
Action Line: For young people – 0808 1000 143 (lines open Monday - Friday 9.30am-4pm)

Anti-Bullying Ambassadors Programme
An initiative of The Diana Award
The Anti-Bullying Ambassadors Programme assists and supports young people through anti-bullying activities.

IWF – Internet Watch Foundation
Anyone who has uncovered child sexual abuse images or videos on the internet can report them anonymously and confidentially to IWF.

Think U Know
Online information about staying safe online, includes advice for both children and adults, or visit the Facebook page

Get Safe Online
Offer advice to adults, children and parents about protecting computers, phones and tablets. As well as privacy protection on social networking sites.

Providing online information to children and young people about smart surfing and keeping a private identity.

Supportline provides telephone support for any problems including bullying and cyber-bullying. Helpline: 01708 765 200 (lines open Monday 8.30 – 10.30am, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 5pm – 7.30pm)

Gov.ukbullying at school
Information from the Government about the legal position of school bullying, includes what schools and the police need to do and how to report it.

Department For Education
Information to assist schools with prevention and response to bullying.

Samaritans are available to listen to anyone who is distressed.
Helpline: 116 123 (lines open 24 hours) This new number is free and does not appear on phone bills