Even before Coronavirus, children were spending an average of five and a half hours a day on social media. With schools closed and many children forced to stay indoors this is bound to increase.

For advice from Trusted Relationships please click here
For further advice from Trusted Relationships and Barnardo’s please click here
They have also given us a colouring sheet and wordsearch for you to enjoy.

For advice on other apps please see below:

Snapchat:

Snapchat safety: a how to guide for parents

Snapchat Information

Snapchat-Parents-Guide-May-2019

Snapchat Checklist interactive

NSPCC – Fortnight Safety Warning:

Please follow the below link for some information from the NSPCC regarding the popular Fortnight game.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-43988210

Twitter:

Parents guide

TikTok

https://www.internetmatters.org/hub/esafety-news/tik-tok-app-safety-what-parents-need-to-know/

parental-control-tiktok-privacy-and-safety-settings

TikTok Safety Card

House Party Safety Card