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Friends are the people who hear you out, stand by your side, and reach out when something’s wrong.

They’re the people you’d walk through fire for, and the lucky people that we choose to share our lives with, along with our hearts, dreams, and fears. Friends can mean as much to us as family. Some of us would even say that our friends are our family.


In this section, you’ll learn all about friendship, including how to make friends,
how to tell a good friendship from a bad one, and how to handle a rocky friendship.

You’ll also learn about walking away from a friendship, fighting fair, and dealing with jealousy. You’ll also learn how to reach out to a friend.

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Last Reviewed August 2013 by the Kids Help Phone Counselling Team

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