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Links to sites with information on internet safety for parents and children

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There are lots of useful sites on internet safety.
Most of the sites listed here will have links to yet more sites of interest.
Click on a logo to link to a site.

Link to Staying safe online: parental control software
PARENTAL control software promises to keep kids safe online, and it's available free from all the major UK broadband providers.
Whatever their feelings on the Government's war on adult content, families want to look after their youngest members when they access the internet. This website takes a look at the best ways to do that.

Link to the Definitive Guide to Internet Privacy & Online Security
Parents and carers play a key role in supporting children to learn about how to stay safe online, and they are one of the first people children turn to if things go wrong:
Have ongoing conversations with your children about staying safe online | Use safety tools on social networks and other online services | Use of parental controls on your home internet | Understand devices and the parental control tools they offer in our Parents' Guide to Technology

Link to the Definitive Guide to Internet Privacy & Online Security
The Definitive Guide to Internet Privacy & Online Security:
Introduction to online privacy | How to shop safely on the Internet? | Online theft, viruses & malware | Social media security

Link to the Internet Safety Zone
The Internet Safety Zone covers many aspects for parents and children: Cyber wellness | How does the Internet work? | Social Networking Tools | Security | Privacy & Human Rights | Handling Problems | Email | Browsing | Chat | Gaming | Mobiles

Link to the Think U Know site
This site shows you how to stay safe while having fun online.
If you are a parent or carer, the site links to a Home Office produced leaflet to help you find out what you need to know to keep your children safe when they use the Internet.
You donít have to be an expert to make a difference! Talk to your children about what they do online and pass on the safety advice in this leaflet.

Guidance from Childline for parents to help their children surf the Internet safely.

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

Link to the Grid Club Site
The Grid Club offers safety advice for children including the CyberCafe where you can meet Griff, Chloe and their pals, find out the safest ways to use the Internet, chat rooms, e-mail and send text messages.

Link to the GetNetWise site
The Internet offers kids many opportunities for learning, constructive entertainment, and personal growth. At the same time, parents are concerned about the risks kids face online. The challenge for parents is to educate themselves and their children about how to use the Internet safely. GetNetWise can help.
This site is in the USA but has lots of useful information.

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