There are lots of great things to do on the Internet from playing games, looking for something for school, listening to music, watching video clips or just looking for cool stuff. But you also need to know how to stay safe online and what to do if you come across something you don't like.
On this page you can find websites to help your children stay safe online as well as links to information for parents and carers.
Links for Children
Safety land is normally a very nice place to live, but a nasty character is sending yucky emails and messages. Captain Broadband needs your help to find the nasty character. You need to navigate around Safety land answering questions. When you have answered them all correctly, the nasty character will be taken to jail and you’ll become a certified hero, just like Captain Broadband.
Links for Parents and Carers
Online Safety magazine
Covering how they can spot signs of abuse and only takes about 20 minutes.
Produced by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP). Their site offers really good advice on keeping your child safe online.
Produced by the NSPCC is extremely easy to read and an essential guide for any parent
Online Safety Advice and Tools.
What parents need to know about social pressures linked to "Friends" and "Followers"