Online safety

School holidays are a time of fun and excitement for children and young people of all ages, but the break from school can mean a break from formal supervision and an increase in screen and tech time.

As a parent, you might feel nervous about the amount of time your kids are spending online, or a little unsure about the challenges ahead when they unwrap tech gifts on Christmas day. Having awareness of some of these challenges before they arise can help you to develop the confidence that you’ll need to tackle them and ultimately support your child to grow and thrive.

Here are some key tips that will help you relax, while keeping online well-being and safety for the young people in your life front of mind these school holidays.