On April 18, Bell Canada and Kids Help Phone
will mark the launch of the sixth annual Bell Walk for Kids Help Phone
campaign with the release of a Kids Help Phone research study documenting the
effects of cyber bullying on Canadian children and adolescents.
Representatives from Bell Canada and Kids Help Phone, and Canadian singers
Aaron Lines and Rob James (Celebrity Ambassadors for the campaign), will be in
attendance. Students from Queen Elizabeth Junior & Senior High will take part
in an interactive cyber bullying session as part of the press conference.
What: Release of “Cyber bullying: Our Kids’ New Reality”, based on
almost 2,500 responses to an online survey conducted by Kids
Help Phone between December 20, 2006 and January 20, 2007. The
report also includes numerous recommendations on how kids,
parents and schools can deal with this serious problem.
When: Wednesday, April 18, 2007
Where: Queen Elizabeth Junior & Senior High
512 – 18 Street NW
Who: Aren Van Delden, Counsellor, Kids Help Phone
Allan MacDonald, Vice-President, Sales and Marketing,
Aaron Lines, Rob James, Celebrity Ambassadors
Time: 10:30 a.m.