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Relationships and sex

Talking to your teenager about consent

Talk about consent

Advice and tips on understanding what consent means.

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Relationships and sex

If your teen is sexually active

Finding out your teen is already having sex can be a shock. Find out how best to handle the situation and support them

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Education and the future

Preparing your child for secondary school

It's the end of the summer term, with mixed emotions for some children who are moving on. But there are also practical things to consider. Here are our tips for being super-organised for the move to secondary school in September. 

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Relationships and sex

Negging: what parents need to know

PUAs

Negging is on the rise online as well as off. But what is it – and how can you help your child cope if it happens to them?

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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

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Games, apps and tech, Parenting, Safety and settings

A fun tool to help your child solve online safety dilemmas

The National Crime Agency’s CEOP command has created an interactive game that can help you start conversations with your child about making safer choices online.

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Parenting

Learning disabilities, autism and internet safety: a guide for parents

Internet brain

Help for parents on dealing with issues raised by the internet for children and young people with autism and learning difficulties

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Parenting

Preventing violent extremism – what parents can do

Syrian women in Homs 2012

Advice for parents on helping their children avoid becoming involved in violent extremism

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Parenting

What does Ofcom do to protect your child?

child looking at tablet

How does Ofcom, the communications regulator, tackle material online that may be inapprorpriate or upsetting for children?

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Parenting

The 5 digital parenting rules that REALLY matter

online safety

The really important things that every parent needs to know about online safety.

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Health and wellbeing

It’s no game – how to tell if your child is addicted to tech

Gaming

Many parents worry their child is addicted to gaming but are they really, or just doing something they enjoy to excess? Psychiatrist Richard Graham offers his advice

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Health and wellbeing

Teenage pregnancy: how you can help your child

Your son or daughter hasn't only been having sex – now they or their partner is pregnant. Bekki Burbidge of the FPA looks at your options

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