Help and advice
Some Apps allow access to content sharing, photo and video sharing, messaging and online chat, voice chat, video
calling, live streaming, gaming, in-app purchasing, online relationships, location sharing and encryption. These
functions all have benefits and risks.
Some apps use co-mingled sites, where kids mix with teens and adults. This increases the risk of cyberbullying,
exposure to violent or inappropriate content and unwanted contact or grooming by sexual predators.
Below are some useful links which should help you to make informed decisions about how to keep your child safe online.
Here are a few further links to help you and your family choose appropriate apps.