Ross Ellis is an expert on bullying prevention and violence against children. In 2005, she created STOMP Out Bullying, the leading national anti-bullying organization for youths in the U.S. Under Ross' leadership, it focuses on reducing and preventing all forms of bullying and digital abuse; educating against homophobia, racism, and hatred, and deterring violence in schools,online, and in communities. A HelpChat Line was established in 2011 for students who are bullied, cyber0bullied, and at-risk for suicide. Thus far, the HelpChat line has helped over 8500 students and saved the lives of 107. These numbers increase daily.
Saturday, February 01, 2014