Online Support for Parents

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WCF Virtual Family Hub

Support on for children and their families 

Get Safe Online

Support on checking if a website is safe from scam’s

NSPCC

Support on keeping children safe online 

Childline

Support on online grooming

West Merica

Support on online child abuse 

The Solihull Approach

Free Parent Support Courses for Online

Steam - Support for Parents

Warning

Steam is for 13+ Years

Steam does contain – violence, suggestive themes, live chat, crude humour, blood & gore and sexual content. 

How To Geek – How to Set Parental Controls

 

Parentaler – Is Steam Safe, for my child to use?

Discord - Support for Parents

Warning

Discord is for 13+ Years

Discord does contain – live chat, live video/streaming (using a camera), image sharing, live chat rooms and voice messaging 

NSPCC – Should i let my child use Discord?

 

Connect Safely – A Parents guide to Discord!

Twitch - Support for Parents

Warning

Twitch is for 13+ Years

Twitch does contain – live chat, live video/streaming (using a camera), image sharing, live chat rooms and voice messaging

NSPCC – Is Twitch safe for children?

 

UK Safe Internet Centre – A guide for parents & carers.

Fortnite - Support for Parents

Warning

Fortnite is for 13+ Years

Fortnite does contain – violence, suggestive themes, live chat, crude humour, blood & gore and sexual content.

Fortnite – A parent’s Guide to Fortnite

The Key Safeguarding – Keep your child safe on Fortnite

Rec Room - Support for Parents

Warning

Rec Room is for 13+ Years

Rec Room  does contain – violence, suggestive themes, live chat, crude humour, blood & gore and sexual content.

Rec Room – A Parents Guide to Rec Room

 

National College – What Parents & Carers Need to Know about Rec Room

VR Chat - Support for Parents

Warning

Rec Room is for 13+ Years

VR Chat does contain – violence, suggestive themes, live chat, Video Chat (using camera), crude humour, blood & gore and sexual content.

VR Chat  – A Parents Guide to Rec Room

 

NSPCC – Is VR for your family and how to keep your children safe on VR headsets.

Roblox - Support for Parents

Warning

Roblox is for 13+ Years

Roblox does contain – violence, suggestive themes, live chat, , crude humour, blood & gore and sexual content.

Roblox  – A Parents Guide to Roblox

 

NSPCC – Is Roblox safe for my child?.

Chat GPT - Support for Parents

Warning

Chat GPT is for 13+ Years

Chat GPT does contain – Creation of images, violence, suggestive themes, live chat, , crude humour, blood & gore and sexual content.

Chat GPT  – A Parents Guide to Chat GPT

 

NSPCC – Childline AI concerns.

What's App - Support for Parents

Warning

What’s App is for 13+ Years

What’s App does contain – Live chat, video calling, voice calling, image sharing, video sharing – This app is encrypted so all messages or media shared can be deleted and not recovered. 

What’s App – A Parents Guide to What’s App

 

Internet Matters – What is WhatsApp and how safe is it for children?

Snap Chat - Support for Parents

Warning

Snap Chat is for 13+ Years

Snap Chat does contain – Live chat, video calling, voice calling, image sharing, video sharing – This app is encrypted so all messages or media shared can be deleted and not recovered. 

Snap Chat – A Parents Guide to Snap Chat

 

NSPCC – Is Snap Chat safe for my child?

Telegram - Support for Parents

Warning

Telegram is for 16+ Years

Telegram does contain – Live chat, video calling, voice calling, image sharing, video sharing – This app is encrypted so all messages or media shared can be deleted and not recovered. 

Telegram – A Parents Guide to Telegram

 

Internet Matters – Is Telegram safe for children?

 

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