Internet matters is an online support website that is packed full of ideas for helping to keep your child safe online.

There are practical ways you can talk to your children about the issues they may face when they are online in an age appropriate way and even advice about how social media sites work and how parents can set controls and settings on devices that can help to keep your children safe.

Please follow the link below;

Internet Matters

Cleveland Police have also produced some material to help keep your child safe on line and their booklets can be found by clicking on the following links;

POLIT leaflet

child safety leaflet (2)

There are lots of other websites that can help to keep you child safe online. Here are some you may find useful

Social Media guides – Find out more about the safety features on many of the popular sites

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/advice-centre/social-media-guides

Parents Guide to Radicalisation online – Learn more about spotting radicalisation

https://www.internetmatters.org/issues/radicalisation/#tab-1431375179-1-12275d-94dab404-ab79

Parents and Carers Safer Internet Centre – tips, advice and guidelines for keeping children safe online

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/advice-centre/parents-and-carers