Online Safety - Support for parents/carers
Please see the websites below for information and guidance:
Childnet offers a toolkit to support parents and carers of children of any age to start discussions about their online life, and to find out where to get more help and support.
Commonsensemedia provide independent reviews, age ratings, & other information about all types of media for children and their parents.
Government advice about protecting children from specific online harms such as child sexual abuse, sexting, and cyberbullying.
Internet Matters provide age-specific online safety checklists, guides on how to set parental controls, and practical tips to help children get the most out of their digital world.
How Can I Help My Child? Marie Collins Foundation – Sexual Abuse Online.
Let’s Talk About It provides advice for parents and carers to keep children safe from online radicalisation.
London Grid for Learning provides support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online, including tips to keep primary aged children safe online.
Stopitnow resource from The Lucy Faithfull Foundation can be used by parents and carers who are concerned about someone’s behaviour, including children who may be displaying concerning sexual behaviour (not just about online).
National Crime Agency/CEOP Thinkuknow provides support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online.
Parentzone provides help for parents and carers on how to keep their children safe online.
Talking to your child about online sexual harassment: A guide for parents – This is the Children’s Commissioner’s parental guide on talking to their children about online sexual harassment.
#Ask the awkward – Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre guidance to parents to talk to their children about online relationships.