According to statistics reported by ABC News, nearly 30 percent of students are either bullies or victims of bullying, and 160,000 kids stay home from school every day because of fear of bullying.
According to the National Children Alliance, An estimated 1,564 children died from abuse and neglect in the United States in 20141, the most recent year for which there is national data.
According to the National Against Domestic Violence, on average, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States. During one year, this equates to more than 10 million women and men
“You cannot hope to build a better world without improving the individuals. To that end, each of us must work for his own improvement and, at the same time, share a general responsibility for all humanity, our particular duty being to aid those to whom we think we can be most useful.” – Marie Curie
Have you ever heard that saying you are the sum of that which surrounds you? We have. We believe surrounding yourself with supportive people and useful resources if you were to ever need help is the smoothest, most uplifting path to prevent interpersonal violence nationally. We are committed to making sure every individual in the country has access to resources that will help them prevent and overcome interpersonal violence from happening to themselves or those others around them. We are continually partnering up with more organizations and companies that can help us all live in a world free of interpersonal violence. We want to bring every service and resources that you might need to your attention because national prevention starts with the individual.
We are always doing our best to bring you the most up to date info on resources for prevention. Social media is a great way for us to connect and start making a difference.
This is Mike, an HPF Ambassador! He is a great guy. We have recognized Mike as an individual dedicated to the prevention of interpersonal violence by choosing to raise awareness and educate others about our mission to those around him. Want to be like Mike?
Our Partners In Prevention
In the next couple weeks we will be introducing you to our HPF Prevention Partners.
In the meantime, you may like to preview the companies HIBster and AllieCamera…