If you are a parent or carer, we hope you will find the many web links below useful. We have also added a link to another page of our website where some checklists for social networking can be found.
Parent information guides for different apps, platforms, and games.
Take a look at the National Online Safety website to find more parent information sheets.
NSPCC Online Safety Advice
Take a look at the information from the nspcc about keeping your child safe online pracitcal advice about things that you should do at home.
Parental Control App
OurPact is a simple family locator and parental control app that allows parents to locate family memebers and limit screen time by blocking internet and app access.
How Safe are the Apps your child is using?
Before you download new apps check out the information about the most popular apps that are available. Look together at the information and start the conversation with your child. Why do you want it? Is it age appropriate? What are the benefits of the app? What are the risks? Then make the decision to download.
check out this digital magazine for excellent tips on how to keep your children safe on line and other articles about appropriate games for different ages of children.
Digital Parenting- How To Guides
What to know how to set up your parental controls on your home internet, operating systems, web browsers, search engines, social networks and apps, video websites and live streaming services? Follow the link and find out how.
Think You Know
Great advice to keep children safe whilst using the internet.
Action for Children
Action for Children supports and speaks for the UK's most vulnerable and neglected children and young people.
Department for Education
Articles and advice for children and young people.
News and articles surrounding internet safety.