Social Networking

Young People & Social Networking Sites: Aims to help parents understand the positive and creative ways young people are using social networkinjg spaces (e.g. Facebook, Twitter and Instagram).  It also points out the potential risks of using these sites and ways to minimise these risks.  www.childnet.com/sns

Facebook Family Safety Centre: www.facebook.com/safety

Twitter Help Centre: www.support.twitter.com

Instagram Help Centre: www.help.instagram.com   


Facebook Checklist: A free guide produced by the UK Safer Internet Centre that contains detailed instructions and information on privacy and account settings on Facebook.  www.childnet.com/facebook-check
  See the link below for a government produced parent’s guide to children who are using social media.

 

  1. Gov guide