Safety

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Click on the link below view the useful ‘Digital Parenting’ document online.

https://parentzone.org.uk/system/files/attachments/Digital%20Parenting%206%20NEW.pdf

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‘Internet Matters’ is an app designed to help parents talk about e-safety issue with their children and to ensure they make smart choices online.  It is aimed at children aged between 8-10.

It is a collaborative app that helps children think about what they would do if they were faced with different situations online, from cyber-bullying to sharing content with someone they didn’t know.  Quizzes and games encourage parents and children to collaborate and discuss different e-safety subjects.

https://www.internetmatters.org/social-media/

Please find helpful sites above where you can find e-safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe on the internet.

https://parentinfo.org/article/how-to-look-after-your-family-s-mental-health-when-you-re-stuck-indoors 

If, for whatever reason, you are stuck indoors, it can be very difficult and frustrating for everyone in the household.  The website above has some helpful tips for keeping everyone’s spirits up as much as possible during such periods. 

https://www.net-aware.org.uk/

Netware is a parents’ guide to the social networks children and young people use. Stay up to date and keep your child safe in today’s digital world.  Visit the above webpage for more information.

http://parentinfo.org/article/staying-safe-on-minecraft

Minecraft is an effective educational resources.  Visit the above link to ensure your child is staying safe on Minecraft

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/online-safety/?mc_cid=633b69242f&mc_eid=2a720b04f0

Visit the site above for helpful advice and tools you can use to help keep your child safe whenever and wherever they go online.

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/   

The above site details the latest tips, advice and resources to help children and young people have a safe and positive time online

https://www.ceop.police.uk/Safety-Centre/How-can-CEOP-help-me-YP/How-can-CEOP-help-me-parent/

CEOP (link above) helps keep children and young people safe from abuse and grooming online. They help thousands of children and young people every year, as well as parents and carers. Click the link for more information.

https://www.childline.org.uk/ 

The above Childline link enable you to get help and advice about a wide range of issues by calling on 0800 1111. There is an opportunity to talk to a counsellor online, send Childline an email or post on the message boards.

This guide features what children do online, the threat of online strangers and how to ensure a healthy balance between Internet use, your children’s online privacy, digital security and more on online safety to mention:

https://www.safetydetectives.com/blog/parents-guide-for-safe-youtube-and-internet-streaming-for-kids/

Please see below for further guides and information:

Platform Guides – Here you will find the most up to date guides for social media apps and platforms. Click on the link above then the icons to find out more information about each app and to download our useful tips to help keep children safe.