Online Safety


Did you know 6% of 9 - 16 year olds have received a nasty text or hurtful message on-line....

The guide covers a range of issues, giving information and guidance on:

  • Computer and Online Security 
  • Useful tips on how your child can keep safe
  • Social Networking
  • Abbreviations and Acronyms that children use
  • Online Gaming
  • Grooming
  • Cyberbullying
  • Useful links for further guidance

Are you worried about online abuse or the way someone has been communicating with you online?

Make a report to one of CEOP's Child Protection Advisors by clicking below - 

 

Are you being bullied?

If you are being bullied, or you are not ready to make a report to CEOP, you can talk to Childline anonymously online or on the phone - No worry is too big or too small. Just give them a call or click below for more help.

 

 

Other Useful Links

http://www.childnet.com/ufiles/Supporting-young-people-online.pdf

http://www.childnet.com/ufiles/Polish_Supporting-young-people-online_V3.pdf

http://www.childnet.com/ufiles/Punjabi_Supporting-young-people-online_V3.pdf

http://www.childnet.com/ufiles/Urdu_Supporting-young-people-online_V3.pdf

http://www.childnet.com/ufiles/Hindi_Supporting-young-people-online_V3.pdf

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/

http://www.childnet.com/parents-and-carers

http://www.childnet.com/blog/free-internet-safety-leaflets-for-parents-2016

http://www.childnet.com/resources/the-adventures-of-kara-winston-and-the-smart-crew

General Information: http://www.saferinternet.org.uk/news/save-the-date-safer-internet-day-2017

Sites for Using with Children

www.kidsmart.org.uk

Kidsmart has advice for children under/over 11 as well as games. The SMART rules are useful to help young people remember how to stay safe.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/topics/stay-safe - CBBC Guidance for Younger People on Safe Use of the Internet

http://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/8_10/cybercafe/ - Think U Know Cybercafe