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Online Safety

How do you stay safe online and protect the things that matter most? Don't give someone the keys to your life!

Be Careful What You Share

Think before you post it.† Once something is online itís not in your control.

Sex, Relationships and the Internet

Get help and advice from ThinkUKnow

How Do You Know That?

Donít post photos of where you live.

Profiles can tell anyone about you.Your birthday is your special day, but someone else can use it to help steal your identity.

Keep your personal information private.

Online Sexual Abuse

Are you worried about it or the way someone has been communicating with you online?

Make a report

To one of CEOP's Child Protection Advisors

Donít Meet People You Donít Know

Not everyone online is who they say they are.

Donít accept a friend request from someone you donít know.


Using the internet, email, online games or any digital technology to threaten, tease, upset or humiliate someone else.†

Get help and advice from Childline

Use a Complex Password

Choose something hard for someone to guess. Mix up numbers, letters and characters. Event your own code to safeguard your password.

Get Safe Online

The UKís leading source of unbiased,

factual and easy-to-understand

information on online safety.

Click below to find films, games, quizzes and advice to help you to use the internet safely, responsibly and positively from the UK†Safer Internet Centre.

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