Online Safety

As a parent you can play a significant part in helping us and protecting your child. Whatever your level of expertise with current technology, you can take just a few simple steps to help keep them safe and develop their awareness. They need to know, for example, what to do if they feel uncomfortable about anything they encounter while on the internet.

The following advice has been gleaned from  CEOP: Child Exploitation & Online Protection Centre – Their website contains resources and advice for parents, students and professionals working with young people which we have drawn together:

WhatsApp – Guide for Parents and Carers

Instagram – Guide for Parents and Carers 

Kik Messenger – Guide for Parents and Carers

Risks children face online: Accessing inappropriate websites

Risks children face online: Cyberbullying 

YouTube – Guide for Parents and Carers