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Staying safe on the Internet and on-line

Getting help and support about using the Internet and social media safely can be daunting. There are lots of organisations that offer practical support.

Thinkuknow website:
The ThinkUknow website offers practical advice and guidance for parents/carers and children and young people.

ThinkUknow is the education programme from NCA-CEOP (National Crime Agency - Child Exploitation and Online Protection), a UK organisation which protects children both online and offline.

Visit the ThinkUknow website for practical advice and guidance for children, young people and parents/carers.

Gov.uk website:
Gov.uk have a practical guide for parents and carers on – child safety on-line

View the Gov.uk parent and carers practical guide

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) website:
The NSPCC have lots of information to help you with:

  • On-line safety
  • Cyber bullying
  • Net aware

See On-line safety advice and guidance on the NSPCC website or visit the Net aware web page