The internet is such an integral part of our lives these days, opening up many educational and social opportunities, giving us access to, quite literally, a world of information and experiences. Whether on a computer at school, a laptop at home, a games console or mobile phone, young people are increasingly accessing the internet whenever they can and wherever they are.
As you would protect your daughter in the real world, you will want to make sure that they are safe whatever they are doing. If your daughter understands the risks and can make sensible and informed choices online, they can get the most from the internet and stay safe whilst doing so – particularly from those people who might seek them out to harm them.
So, how can you protect your daughter online? If you understand the internet and understand what the risks are, there are a number of things you can do that will make your daughter safer online.
This page offers links to a number of trusted sites with information on how you can protect your family online, allowing them to use the internet safely and securely while still being able to enjoy the many positive benefits of the internet.