It may feel daunting to talk about staying safe online – especially when your children are using the internet differently to you. In order to support you in this, we have put together a collection of links, videos and resources about staying safe online, using technology and how to be responsible digital citizen.

 

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TikTok: Online Safety Guide

This free online safety guide focuses on TikTok, it takes a look at a number of risks such as age-inappropriate content, addiction and in-app...

ONLINE SAFETY RESOURCES

Free online safety resources
From setting up parental controls to advice on sexting, online games and video apps, we can help you to understand the risks and keep your child safe. 

Thinkuknow is the education programme from NCA-CEOP, a UK organisation which protects children both online and offline.

Planning to talk to your child about sex, relationships and their lives online can be tricky. Find lots of advice about these complex areas here.

 

Tips, advice, guides and resources to help keep your child safe online
As a parent or carer you play a key role in helping your child to stay safe online.You don’t need to be an expert on the internet to help keep your child stay safe online. Our advice and resources are here to support you as you support your child to use the internet safely, responsibility and positively.

It’s not always easy to know what’s safe online and what’s not. Our advice can help you to keep safe and to know what to do when things go wrong. Find information about: keeping information secure, spotting fake news, using social media etc.

National Online Safety has a large collection of videos and guides covering a wide range of apps, websites and aspects of online safety. A great resource if you want more information on streaming, online games, a new app etc.

Online Safety UK (#OSUK) provides families with personal reviews on hundreds of apps and games. Our goal for families is for everyone to have the ability of having a safe a secure digital home where everyone can use the digital technology at their disposal with confidence and knowledge on the risks & harms to them and their children.

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