The following links offer parents help and advice on how to keep young children safe online:
Keeping Young Children Safe Online
Parent guides from ConnectSafely:
A Parents’ Guide to Ask.fm
A Parents’ Guide to Student Data Privacy
A Parents’ Guide to Mobile Phones
A Parents’ Guide to Instagram
A Parents’ Guide to Snapchat
A Parents’ Guide to Cybersecurity
A Parents’ Guide to Cyberbullying
A Parents’ Guide to Facebook
 

The child exploitation AND online protection Centre (CEOP) covers a range of safety and other safety related issues and offers advice and guidance for both parents and young people.

www.ceop.police.uk

CEOP have also produced valuable support and guidance on the thinkuknow website with targeted support for parents of children within a range of age groups.

www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents

For advice if you are concerned that your child may have been sexually abused or exploited visit:

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/What-to-do-if-you-find-out-your-child-has-been-sexually-abused-or-exploited/

A new resource from CEOP on what parents and carers need to know about Nude Selfies:

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/Nude-Selfies-What-parents-and-carers-need-to-know/

 

For advice and guidance on the apps and social networks that young people are currently using visit:

https://www.net-aware.org.uk

Sexual exploitation affects thousands of children and young people every year. We can all play an important role in reducing that number, helping to cut children free from this abuse.

http://www.barnardos.org.uk/get_involved/campaign/cse/spotthesigns.htm

http://www.paceuk.info

http://www.paceuk.info/support-for-parents/

There is some excellent information and advice that will help parents understand gangs and how they can help prevent their children getting involved in gang activity.

 

Government advice for parents on young people and gangs:

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/345337/AdviceParentsCarersGangs14.pdf

Further advice on gangs from the NSPCC , the Safe Network and the Metropolitan Police:

http://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/staying-safe-away-from-home/gangs-young-people/

http://www.safenetwork.org.uk/help_and_advice/best_safeguarding_practice/pages/gangs.aspx

http://safe.met.police.uk/gangs_and_violence/been_a_victim_and_need_some_help.html

 
 
Keeping Children and Young People Safe Against Radicalisation and Extremism
 

Further advice and guidance can be found at:

http://www.internetmatters.org/issues/radicalisation/

http://safe.met.police.uk/terrorist_or_extremist_activity/get_the_facts.html