Child Safety Week 2019 resources
This week is child safety week 2019 and the theme is Family life today: where’s the risk? The idea is to highlight new dangers facing families today from our modern lifestyles.
With the usage of tablet, mobile and internet enabled devices by children being greater than ever, we have decided to use it as an opportunity to provide some fantastic resources we have found online, and shed a little insight into how as a modern family, the amazing technology which is the internet can be kept just that, helping you as a parent to help your children stay safe online.
Android is the operating system used by many tablets and phones, including Samsung, Google Pixel and HTC. Here’s how to setup Parental Controls on a device using Android –
OSX is the apple operating system used by their tablets and phones. Here’s how to setup Parental Controls on an apple device –
Search engines are the gateway to the internet, they are a fantastic way of finding information. Sometimes, even innocently you can come across things on search engines which you don’t want your children to see. Here is a guide on shaping up Google’s search engine security:
Your broadband provider themselves should be able to enable parental controls to stop children from seeing things that they shouldn’t. There is a fantastic website which tells you what you should do, dependant on your broadband provider: