Online Safety Tips

It’s super important that you know how to stay safe online.

Tips for professionals

So you can share with children and help keep them safe.

So they can make healthy decisions during online use.

Some information posted by a child online can be used against them.

When a child knows they will be listened to, they will know to come to you for assistance in case of harm.

This will make it easier for them to approach you if they feel uncomfortable with someone online.

Children may know how to operate devices, but they need your guidance to shape their attitudes and behavior online.

Everyone plays an important role to keep children safe online.

Take all the precautions necessary if you decide to meet an online friend in person. 
 
Meeting in person someone you just met online can be dangerous. However, if you checked the situation and decide it is safe to meet them, make sure you tell a trusted adult about it, meet in a public place, and have someone along with you. 

While the internet has many benefits for the child, it also contains risks. Make sure they don’t consume most of their time with online activities.

If you know of a case of sexual abuse online, report it.

Your report enable the possibility of illegal content to be removed and/or victim to be identified for rescue and/or appropriate services while the perpetrator shall be held responsible by law.

Preventing it starts from being aware of the dangers and knowing where to report suspicious behavior.

Preventing it starts from being aware of the dangers and knowing where to report suspicious behavior.