E-Safety and Online Abuse

EAL resources for Online Safety

Parents: Supporting Young People Online (Childnet)

Leaflets available in a range of other languages here

Better Internet for Kids has sites for all European countries: https://www.betterinternetforkids.eu/sic

Social Media Checklists

Downloadable booklets to guide you through your profile settings in Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat. It helps you control how your profile appears, what your friends and other people can see, and how to report problems. Information can be found here

West Yorkshire Police

Advice for parents: A five minute chat with your child could help keep them safe: www.westyorkshire.police.uk/yourchild

Advice for young people: If you’re worried about anything that you have seen or anyone that has contacted you online, the Police have specially trained officers who you can speak to:


ThinkuKnow have created videos to support parents during Covid-19 and the closure of schools to many children. You can find the videos here: Short videos for parents and carers: delivering online safety at home

Further resources:

Age 4–7 years: Jessie and Friends

Advice For Parents: Keeping your under 5 safe online

Age 8-10 years: Play, Like,- Share

Advice For Parents: Keeping 8-10 year olds safe online

Age 11-13 years: Information and support

Advice for parents: Information and support

Age 14+: Information and support

Advice for parents: Information and support

For children and young people with mild/moderate learning difficulties: Know Your Friends with Josh & Sue

For children and young people with moderate/severe learning difficulties: Know Your Friends with Josh & Sue

Advice for teens receiving unwanted nudes photographs

Learning about online safety at home for parents and children: Home activity packs

NSPCC – National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

It can be hard to know how to talk to your child about online safety. From setting up parental controls to advice on sexting, online games and video apps, we can help you to understand the risks and keep your child safe: Online safety

CEOP – Child Exploitation and Online Protection command

Are you worried about online sexual abuse or the way someone has been communicating with you online? Make a report to one of CEOP’s Child Protection Advisors

Stop Online Abuse – for adults experiencing online abuse

It is important that we work together to stop discrimination, challenge abusive behaviour online, and provide support to those affected. Find out more about online abuse and harassment, what it is, and what you can do to stop it. 

Child net – Internet Advice

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