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.
In order to point you in the right direction here are some really good websites and guides which will give you tips and hints on how to help your children stay safe onlline.
USEFUL GUIDES FOR PARENTS
This is a link to a general guide to online safety
Here are also two guides on Xbox Parental Controls and a Parents Guide to Snapchat