digital

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

Brook and NCA-CEOP's Digital Romance research project spoke to over 2,000 young people about their relationships and the use of technology in their love lives. Here is NCA-CEOP's expert advice on how to support teenagers through romantic relationships. 

Advice for parents from Epilepsy Action on how the digital world can offer young people living with epilepsy the support they need

How selfie culture and social media can affect your child’s body confidence – and what you can do about it

What is fake news and how can you help  your child spot it? Nicky Cox, editor in chief of First News, offers advice for parents

LGBTQ+

Helping LGBTQ+ children and young people meet others safely: a parent’s guide

 

Cybercrime: the NCA's National Cyber Crime Unit (NCCU) looks at how you can encourage your child to use their digital skills in a positive, rather than negative, way

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

Children need boundaries to make them feel safe – and to push against. Here are five tips on digital boundary-setting.

Monitoring apps: the pros and cons of apps that let you to virtually follow your child

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

Instagram is now bigger than Twitter. What's the big attraction? And is there anything parents and carers need to know?

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.

Digital parenting

Top tips on staying up-to-date with what your child is doing online

Keeping safe on snapchat

Snapchat: how tor react if things go wrong

Keeping safe on snapchat

Snapchat: what parents need to know