Parenting in the Digital Age
Support, help and advice on a wide range of issues including everything from bereavement to bullying.
For parents, friends and young people coping with self-harm.
Domestic and sexual advice.
Sexual abuse advice for teenagers.
Childnet International, a non-profit organisation working with others to help make the internet a great and safe place for children.
The “Thinkuknow” website is brought to you by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) centre. You may have seen some of their video clips on National TV recently.There’s a lot of information here for both children and adults – parents even have their own area of the site!Teachers have the chance to train from the professionals and then deliver suitable training in schools. www.thinkuknow.co.uk
The cybercafé within Gridclub is a safe online community where you can make choices without getting hurt. You can join in the fun at the cybercafé by playing the game.
If your school isn’t teaching the Internet Proficiency scheme through Gridclub, why not speak to your teachers about it and tell them how exciting it is!
4 great games will test your online safety knowledge.
McGruff is a Crime Dog – world famous for his advice on how to stop crime before it happens, and for his great sense of humour! Some of his work involves teaching children how to stay safe online. Check out the different areas of the site – there’s so much to learn!
Safety land is normally a very nice place to live, but a nasty character is sending yucky emails and messages. Captain Broadband needs your help to find the nasty character. You need to navigate around Safety land answering questions. When you have answered them all correctly, the nasty character will be taken to jail and you’ll become a certified hero, just like Captain Broadband.