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The link below will direct you to the PARENTINFO website for useful articles on protecting children online:

http://parentinfo.org/ – providing information, support and advice to parents about their children’s wellbeing and resilience.

Online dating and teens – Meeting and chatting to others online is a normal part of life for most teenagers, but using online dating services could put them at risk. Here, CEOP tells parents what they should know.

Teens on Tinder – Shockingly, children as young as 13 can legally use Tinder. Here’s what parents need to know about the popular dating app.

Ask.fm: What you need to know – This anonymous app has been linked to online bullying in the past. Here are some FAQs for parents.

Instagram: What are the issues? – Some tips on responsible – and safe – use of Instagram
Using Parental Controls
https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/articles/Parental-controls/

Having a Conversation With Your Child
https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/articles/having-a-conversation-with-your-child/

Nude Selfies: A Parent’s Guide
https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/articles/Nude-selfies-a-parents-guide/

Online Grooming
https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/articles/Online-grooming/

Autistic Spectrum Disorder and Staying Safe Online
https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/articles/Does-your-child-have-Autistic-Spectrum-Disorder/