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Online safety

Advice for parents about keeping your child safe when using the internet, social networking websites and online gaming.

Online safety: what parents need to know

Understanding what children do online and the risks they face will help you keep your child safe.

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How to help your child stay safe online

Tips, controls and conversations to help parents keep children safe on the internet and social networks.

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38% of young people have been affected by bullying online, through social networking websites or mobile phones. Our advice for parents can help.

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Creating, sending or receiving explicit images is increasingly common among children and young people. Find out more about 'sexting', the risks and how to talk to your child.

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ChildLine 0800 1111

Are you a child?

Do you need to talk? Call ChildLine on 0800 1111 or visit us online.

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NSPCC helpline

Worried about a child?

Don’t wait until you’re certain. Contact our trained helpline counsellors for 24/7 help, advice and support.

Report a concern

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