On-line Risks

General advice and information:

 https://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/online-safety/?_t_id=1B2M2Y8AsgTpgAmY7PhCfg%3d%3d&_t_q=online+safety&_t_tags=language%3aen%2csiteid%3a7f1b9313-bf5e-4415-abf6-aaf87298c667&_t_ip=80.94.192.235&_t_hit.id=Nspcc_Web_Models_Pages_StandardPage/_a8dbff02-b15d-4dbb-b6e1-82ae40808796_en-GB&_t_hit.pos=1 

Also:

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/  

How you may be contributing to your child’s on-line footprint:  

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/blog/sharenting-how-am-i-adding-my-child%E2%80%99s-digital-footprint 

Sharing:

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/share-aware/ 

Communicating with your child

Advice to support your child recognise if they are receiving unwanted contact and how to deal with this before it is a problem:

https://esafety.gov.au/about-the-office/newsroom/blog/helping-your-child-deal-with-unwanted-contact-online

Communicating about technology 

Always make sure you are available to talk to your child and make sure you know about the apps they are using.  Talk about why they want to use technology and check-in daily with what they are doing on-line.  You may find the following link helpfulhttps://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/online-safety/talking-your-child-staying-safe-online 

Help and advice for families in a digital world:

https://parentinfo.org/  

Advice about staying safe on phones, tablets and computers: 

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