All articles

Displaying 133 - 144 of 255 articles
Parenting

Safer Internet Day 2019: How to help your child be kind to others online

Here are some things you can do to teach your child to be kind and respectful online and to expect this from others. 

Read more
Safety and settings

Reporting unwanted or illegal content online: links

Covering eyes

What to do if your child has come across something upsetting or illegal  online

Read more
Relationships and sex

Sexting: what parents need to know

Texting

What parents need to know about sexting

Read more
Parenting

How can I talk to my child about unhealthy images?

Your child is probably going to come across unwanted images online. Not an easy topic for discussion. So how do you broach the subject?

Read more
Safety and settings

Snapchat: what to do if you’re worried

Keeping safe on snapchat

Snapchat: how tor react if things go wrong

Read more
Safety and settings

Making Snapchat work for you

Keeping safe on snapchat

How to be a bit more careful, and a bit better informed, when using Snapchat: a parent’s guide

Read more
Games, apps and tech

Snapchat FAQs

Keeping safe on snapchat

Snapchat: what parents need to know

Read more
Parenting, Health and wellbeing

Addicted to social media – or just teens being teens?

eyes with the Facebook logo reflected in them

People often talk about children being addicted to social media. But are they really? Parent Info offers advice on helping your child use social media safely

Read more
Health and wellbeing

Talking to your child about suicidal thoughts

Suicide, suicidal thoughts, 13 Reasons Why

​There has been substantial media coverage of the Netflix Series 13 Reasons Why. The drama has been accused of inaccurately portraying, or even glamourising, suicide. Dr Alys Cole-King Clinical Director, of the Social Enterprise Connecting with People, and Dr Stan Kutcher, Sun Life Financial Chair in Adolescent Mental Health, offer advice to parents on talking to their children about the programme and its difficult subject matter

Read more
Relationships and sex

Revenge porn: a parent's guide

Ministry of Justice's Revenge porn campaign

Distributing so-called revenge porn is a criminal offence. How can young people be protected from it?

Read more
Games, apps and tech

How can your child deal with in-game bullying?

Dealing with in-game abuse can be extremely upsetting, distressing and draining. Liam Hacket from anti-bullying charity Ditch the Label gives advice on what your child should do if they are being subjected to in-game bullying

Read more
Health and wellbeing

Getting young people involved in volunteering

youth volunteering children

The internet can help and encourage young people to help others. Here's how your child can get involved in voiunteering

Read more

Pages