These pages are dedicated to the safety of children when they use digital technology such as: the internet, e-mail, mobile phones and social networking sites.
The links below will direct children and parents to resources which can help to make them aware of the risks of this technology and how to keep themselves safe while using them. Click on the links below to see the sites. When you have finished close the site to return to this page.
The CEOP website is where a child or parent can report online abuse or concerns – https://www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre/
Think U Know
This site is supported by DCSF, CEOPs, Microsoft and others and covers email, websites and mobile phones – https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/
AbilityNet is a national charity helping disabled adults and children use computers and the internet by adapting and adjusting their technology – https://www.abilitynet.org.uk/
Kids Smart parents area is full of information to help keep your children safe when using new technologies like mobile phones and the internet – http://www.kidsmart.org.uk/
BBC Stay Safe
Test your internet safety knowledge with Hacker, listen to some Stay Safe songs with Helen Skelton, News Kids On the Block and Bobby Lockwood and get some tips from the Horrible Histories gang – https://www.bbc.com/ownit
The links included on the website are to sites with useful further information for those looking to find out more about aspects of this area. The chatdanger website is run by Childnet International – https://www.childnet.com/what-we-do/new-website
The Online Safety Quiz is your chance to show that you know how to be a safe Internet surfer. Answer each question and, when you get it right, you’ll go to the next question – http://www.safekids.com/quiz/index.html
A safe website for researching and downloading images online – http://www.picsearch.co.uk/
Google Safe Search
Safe Search for Kids is the child friendly search engine where safe search is always ‘on’. The safe browsing feature on this website overrides your computer search settings to help remove potentially explicit material when searching Google – https://www.safesearchkids.com/