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Please see the below message and resources from the CEOP team (Child exploitation and online protection team) to support you with keeping your children safe when online over the Christmas period:

Being social online this December: a parent’s guide

Access to new tech over the winter period can provide new opportunities for children and young people but also present risks.
Our guide for parents looks at how they can support their child to be safer online this season by focusing on 3 key areas: viewing, sharing, chatting and friending. Click on the link below to access the guide:
https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/articles/parents-guide-being-social-online/

4 steps you can take to help children stay safer

Our new post take you through the importance of conversations with children and young people about communicating safely online, helping them to understand how to report anything worrying, and reminding parents and carers about setting up parental controls.
You’ll also find examples of resources that you can use to build on these conversations and develop skills and knowledge in the new year. Click the link below to access the post:
https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/professionals/our-views/how-you-can-help-children-stay-safer-online-over-the-winter-break…and-beyond/