Bullying at school is one problem parents can't always solve - for some, it causes their children to become so anxious they won't even leave the house. Thousands of children opt out of mainstream schooling.
But one school in the Midlands is offering a unique education to children who've been bullied. It's one of just eight schools across they country and pupils there have been paid a visit by Hollyoaks actress and songwriter Abi Phillips, who was once bullied herself. Sally Lockwood reports.