There are many ways to access support to help keep children safe. There are some useful links below:
Support for Parents
Parent Talk from Action for Children offers free, down-to-earth advice for parents of children aged 0-19 online across the UK.
Internet Safety questions answered
Video clip showing useful advice for young people and parents:
Your internet safety questions answered (BBC Newsround)
Report Cyber Crime/Online Fraud
More information about cyber crime and online fraud is available from Action Fraud:
Protecting children and young people from online sexual abuse
The National Crime Agency’s CEOP Education team aim help protect children and young people from online child sexual abuse.
Child Exploitation and Online Protection command (CEOP) https://www.ceop.police.uk/Safety-Centre/
Support for Young People
Childline offers help and advice about a wide range of issues, including a helpline, online counsellors and message boards.
Mental Health Support for Young People
Support by Text for Young People
Additional reading for parents, carers and those working with young people
Addictive behaviours: Gaming disorder (World Health Organisation)
Information Commissioners Office (ICO)
Childhood 2020: new independent report (Childwise)