Self Help... Parents and Carers

Keeping Safe Online


About Keeping Safe Online

The internet is a great way for young people to connect with their friends and the wider world however it can also cause problems for some young people. Please see below for agencies who can provide information about how to keep safe whilst using the internet.


Advice about how to keep your child safe online.


The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP) works across the UK tackling child sex abuse and providing advice for parents, young people and professionals.


The Digizen website provides information for educators, parents, carers, and young people. It is used to strengthen their awareness and understanding of what digital citizenship is and encourages users of technology to be and become responsible DIGItal citiZENS. It shares specific advice and resources on issues such as social networking and cyberbullying and how these relate to and affect their own and other people's online experiences and behaviours.

UK Safer Internet Centre

The UK Safer Internet Centre is where you can find e-safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe on the internet.


Childnet International, is a non-profit organisation working with others to help make the internet a great and safe place for children.


Information for parents whose children are using the internet.