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Empowering all parents and carers to support young people on the internet: launch event at Islington Town Hall

14 November 2014

Event hosted by Childnet, Islington Council and London Grid for Learning celebrates the launch of new e-safety resources for parents and carers

Expert panel includes Facebook, Virgin Media and the British Association of Adoption and Fostering

On Monday...

World Kindness Day

13 November 2014

It’s great to see so many people carrying out little acts of kindness this World Kindness Day.

Being kind online is essential in creating a better and safer online community. That’s why for Safer Internet Day 2015 we will be encouraging everyone to be a good...

Education Packs for Safer Internet Day launched!

07 November 2014

The UK Safer Internet Centre is delighted to announce the launch of Safer Internet Day education packs for primary age children (3-11 years), secondary age children (11-19 years) and parents and carers.

The resources are designed to help schools, youth groups and other...

New resource to help parents and carers talk to their children about pornography on the internet

28 October 2014

Survey reveals a quarter of parents say they have spoken to their child about pornography.

Today Childnet launched a resource to help parents talk to their children about online pornography, as a survey finds that just a quarter of parents say they have spoken to their...

Tablet use on the rise

19 October 2014

Ofcom’s latest report, Children and Parents: Media Use and Attitudes Report, has revealed that almost half of children aged 5-15 go online using a tablet computer, twice as many as in 2013.

Interestingly, tablets are close to taking over as the main device that children use...