NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – Bullying is a nationwide epidemic.  A local organization, “Stand Up and Speak Out,” is partnering up with Injury Lawyer Carter Mario to raise awareness and build a community of support for victims.

The Stand Up and Speak Out showcase event will be taking place on November 17th  at Clinton Town Hall at 7pm. It will feature local musicians.

Carter Mario Injury Lawyers is a personal injury law firm that has been helping victims in Connecticut for more than 3 decades. In addition to legal practices, the firm works hard to give back to local communities through an annual scholarship program and charity involvement.www.GetCarter.com