Resources for Parents
Downloadable booklets to guide you through your profile settings in Facebook
Downloadable booklets to guide you through your profile settings in Twitter
Downloadable booklets to guide you through your profile settings in Instagram
Downloadable booklets to guide you through your profile settings in Snapchat
Social Media Checklists
Downloadable booklets to guide you through your profile settings
So You Got Naked Online
A resource that offers strategies to support the issues resulting from sexting incidents
European network of organisations tackling bullying in an innovative way
Password Management & Security Guide
A free resource explaining how to create strong passwords
Online Safety Podcast
Official SWGfL online safety podcast
Online Safety Guidance for Parents
A downloadable resource for parents
Young People and Screentime - A Good Start
Resources for parents and carers to help children get off to a good start using digital devices
Ask.fm Online Guidance
Have more control over your Ask.fm profile and what to do when things go wrong
Who Wnts 2 No?
It's fun, it's educational and it's written by two best selling children's authors
With Friends Like These
Raising awareness in young people of the consequences of sharing and publishing images of others
Latest Articles for Parents
Identity Online - #freetobe
There are two sides to every coin, and maybe even more if you look long enough. You are the same but a different you when you’re at dinner with your Grandma than if you are out with your friends on Friday night and online is just the same.
7th February 2020
Staying safe on Xbox – 5 in 5
Five tips, five minutes, high five. If your kids are playing Xbox, take five minutes now to understand how you can keep them safe and clued up when they're gaming.
13th January 2020
How to handle sexting incidents as a parent or teacher
It might feel like your worst nightmare, but sexting happens and if it goes wrong, the young people in your life need you to have the knowledge and resources to support them. This article will give you both.
6th January 2020
Staying safe on PlayStation – 5 in 5
Five tips, five minutes, high five. Get to grips with gaming with our quickfire guide to staying safe on PlayStation.
30th December 2019