Children and young people spend a lot of time online – it can be a great way for them to socialise, explore and have fun. But children do also face risks such cyberbullying or seeing content that’s inappropriate.That’s why it’s important for them to know how to stay safe online.
Whether you’re unsure about what happens online or are up to speed with new technology, it’s important that you talk to your child about staying safe.
It may feel daunting, but you don’t need to be an expert on the internet. Understanding what children do online and the risks they face will help you keep your child safe online. Here are some useful websites to help with e-Safety for parents and carers.