Anti-Bullying Week is coordinated by the Northern Ireland Anti-Bullying Forum and takes place from the 14th-18th November and is supported by Translink. NIABF is an interagency group hosted by the National Children’s Bureau (NCB) NI and funded by the Department of Education.
Schools and youth groups across Northern Ireland are being encouraged to get involved with Anti-Bullying Week 2016 #AntiBullyingWeekNI
The focus of the campaign will be on the theme of ‘Together We Are Stronger’ and will seek to encompass the following:
FREE RESOURCES FOR SCHOOLS & YOUTH GROUPS
As in previous years, schools and other organisations working with young people are being encouraged to register online to receive a free resource pack. This will include presentations, activity plans, project briefs and ABW16 themed posters. Registration only takes a couple of minutes, simply visit http://www.endbullying.org.uk/anti-bullying-week/register-interest/ and complete the short registration form.
Training workshop in Lough Moss Leisure centre - Ending/Managing Bullying behaviour in Sports Clubs contact; Faron Morrison Faron.MORRISON@lisburncastlereagh.gov.uk to book a place
Workshop Aim: To create a good understanding of how sports can prevent bullying behaviour and respond effectively if bullying behaviour occurs
Attendees will have the opportunity to;
Duration: 2 ½ hrs certificates issues
Webinar – Empowering young people to speak out about bullying - 17 November 2016, 11am
YOUNG PEOPLE’S COMPETITION – Get Creative!
Following our hugely successful competition last year, which attracted almost 3000 entries, NIABF will again be running a competition for children and young people. This activity provides an excellent opportunity to engage a large number of young people, focussing on raising awareness of this important issue.
For details on the competition, including information on age groups and how to submit entries, please click here.
Closing Date – Friday 21 October 2016
Information taken from www.endbullying.org.uk