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Welcome to PREVNet

Canada's authority on bullying

PREVNet is a national network of leading researchers and organizations, working together to stop bullying in Canada. It is the first of its kind in this country and a world leader in bullying prevention. Through education, research, training and policy change, PREVNet aims to stop the violence caused by bullying - so every child can grow up happy, healthy and safe.

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As PREVNet announced its recent funding from Public Health Agency of Canada, we enter a time of transition in other ways. Dr. Debra Pepler will be stepping down from her current role of Scientific Co-Director to pursue her research and writing. Learn more
Public Health Agency of Canada has just announced $6.5M to support projects led by PREVNet, McMaster University, and the Canadian Public Health Association, to prevent teen and youth dating violence and child maltreatement. Learn more
PREVNet is pleased to announce our next conference in Toronto, ON on May 15, 2019.  More details to come! In the meantime, please check out highlights from past conferences. Learn more
Our latest issue of the Safe and Accepting Schools Newsletter for Educators talks about the importance of Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week (Nov 18-24) and offers 5 days of classroom activities. check out also our 10 Things Educators Can Do to Prevent Bullying!  Learn more
PREVNet is honoured and inspired as Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, extends her patronage to PREVNet. Learn more
Facebook Dating has launched in Canada! For this, PREVNet and Facebook have created a Healthy Dating Relationships Guide with helpful info on what makes a healthy relationship and  some things to consider when navigating the dating world, especially online. Learn more

Bullying Policy & Legislation

The law on bullying in Canada and your rights and responsibilities.

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NCE Projects

Networks of Centres of Excellence – Our 10 Knowledge Mobilization Projects

Mobilizing research to improve the lives of Canadians and enact social change.

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Research

Read summaries of PREVNet's comprehensive research on bullying and our understanding of it as a relationship problem. Find useful resources, tools, books and videos and learn more about how to create a world free from bullying.

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Canada's authority on bullying

PREVNet is a national network of leading researchers and organizations, working together to stop bullying in Canada. It is the first of its kind in this country and a world leader in bullying prevention. Through education, research, training and policy change, PREVNet aims to stop the violence caused by bullying - so every child can grow up happy, healthy and safe.

Learn more about PREVNet

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