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Every day thousands of young people experience bullying from their peers while at school, after school in their neighborhoods, and even when they are at home, through social media and texts.  50% of Asian American students in New York City schools report being bullied. There is a high prevelance of suicidal ideation as a result of unceasing bullying. There are many ways to support bullying prevention as an individual or with friends and family and within your school or community. EVERYONE needs to stand up for the victim to help stop bullying. 

If you or someone you know needs help, call 1-800-273-8255 for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/   You can also text HELLO to 741-741 for free, 24-hour support from the Crisis Text Line https://www.crisistextline.org/