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Parenting

Choosing age-appropriate video on demand and online content for your family

Boy on tablet

From Netflix to NowTV: how to keep your family safe when viewing TV and films online and on mobile devices

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Health and wellbeing

Mental health and young people: the background

Good mental health

What does good mental health look like when it comes to young people? Parent Info offers insight for parents from YoungMinds

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Safety and settings

What is the dark web? A parent’s guide

A parent’s guide to the dark web: why your child may be using it and what you need to know

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Parenting

What is - and isn't - legal online?

Off-limits online

The digital world is so new that half the time we don't know what the rules are. In fact, there are plenty of laws governing what you can and can't do online. Here's our guide to what you should and shouldn't be doing online (legally, anyway).

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Health and wellbeing

Understanding anorexia nervosa

Black cloud

Anorexia is a serious disease that can affect children and young people and sufferers are often secretive about their suffering. We explain how to spot the symptoms and what to do if you're concerned about your child

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Parenting, Health and wellbeing

How to talk to your child about gender stereotypes

Here are some ways that you can support your child when it comes to challenging gender stereotypes. 

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Health and wellbeing

How to help your child if they're being bullied

Jedidja

https://www.kidscape.org.uk/advice National children’s charity, Kidscape, offers parents tips on how to help their children sif they are being bullied.

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Safety and settings

WhatsApp: a guide for parents and carers

A parents guide to WhatsApp

Teenagers love WhatsApp – as do a lot of parents. Here's what parents need to know about it

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Health and wellbeing

Selfies: the good, the bad and the downright irritating

Selfie

91% of teens have taken a selfie. Should parents be worried or are they just harmless fun?

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Parenting

Your child’s digital footprint

12 year-old boy sitting and looking inscrutable

What goes online stays online. Some advice to help you and your child understand the long-term implications of publishing all about your life.

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Parenting

Understanding online shaming - a guide for parents

What is online shaming and what can you do to protect your child from it?

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Health and wellbeing

Body image and the media

Waist measure

Young people, body image and the media: a guide from the Dove Self-Esteem Project

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