Stay Safe Online

Learning about online safety at home
It is very important that our families understand how to stay safe online as schools across the country are now closed to most children.

Parents and Carers Helpsheets
If you haven’t already, the first thing to do is read the family helpsheets - there is one for primary and one for secondary.
These contain key online safety advice and links to excellent resources, as well as support services.

During social isolation, the video conferencing platform Zoom has become a very popular way for friends and families to keep in touch. The following helpsheet will enable parents to help their children to safely use zoom. Click here -  Zoom

Support to help keep my child safe online
Below are some useful links to help parents and carers:

  • Thinkuknow (advice from the National Crime Agency to stay safe online)
  • Internet matters (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • Parent info (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • LGfL (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • Net-aware (support for parents and carers from the NSPCC)
  • Let’s Talk About It (support for parents and carers to keep children safe from online radicalisation)
  • UK Safer Internet Centre (tips, advice, guides)