Montlick & Associates' Family Safety Advocate, Jacquie Palisi and Lin Seahorn, Founder of Children Without A Voice, USA announce a new partnership to help stop bullying in Metro Atlanta schools. Watch this week's ABC News video to learn more about CWAV, USA and their new Anti-Bullying Program. Click on the links below to learn how you can volunteer and get involved with the program. Also, visit the A4K Club website to learn more about the youth ambassador club for kids, which is a key component of the Anti-Bullying program. The club empowers kids to speak out when they see bullying in their schools and community.
In 1998, more than 900,000 children in the United States experienced or were at risk for child abuse and/or neglect. An estimated 1,100 children died from such maltreatment.
Sources: The safety tips in this section were compiled from the following great internet resources: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (http://www.cdc.gov/)