Useful Links

The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP)
This is the part of UK law enforcement dedicated to eradicating abuse of children. The CEOP website has useful resources and details of how to report concerns.

Part of CEOP, ThinkUKnow is a govenment website providing information and advice on online safety.  There are sections for children, parents and those who work with children and young people.

The Internet Watch Foundation
The Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) is the ‘hotline’ for the reporting of potentially illegal online content . They deal with inappropriate sexual content hosted worldwide, and criminally obscene content hosted in the UK. Reports of criminal online content can be made via the IWF website and reports can be  anonymous.

Childnet International
Childnet International works with partners worldwide to “help make the Internet a great and safe place for children”. Childnet works in three main areas of internet safety Access, Awareness, Protection & Policy. They have resources for young people, parents and teachers on their site.

UK Safer Internet Centre
The Safer Internet Centre is funded by the European Commission and provides a Helpline for professionals who work with children and young people in the UK, specifically tackling the area of e-safety.

The kidSMART website has resources for Teachers working with Key Stage 1 and 2 to assist with teaching e-safety in primary schools.

Chatdanger is a site run by Childnet international and is aimed at children and young peole aged 12 and over.  The site is about the potential dangers of interactive online services and how to stay safe while chatting online.

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