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Useful Links for Keeping Children Safe

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. 

Thinkuknow https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk

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

Kooth is an online mental wellbeing community where you can access free, safe and anonymous support.


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) 


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