Safety Advice and Information

 

Safety and Well-being information

The following table contains links that have been provided to us by Safeguarding Children in Education Settings (SCIES) and Cheshire Police.

The links have advice and guidance on a range of issues regarding pupil/child safety.

Organisation Contact Details Can help with
NSPCC

UK children’s charity for prevention of child abuse.

  • Help children who’ve been abused, protect children at risk and find the best ways to prevent child abuse from ever happening.
  • Report abuse.
  • Information and advice.
Childline
Helpline:  0800 1111
A free, private and confidential service where children can talk about anything. We’re here for you online, on the phone, anytime.
UK Council for Internet Safety
Child Safety Online: A practical guide for parents and carers whose children are using social media – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)
Social Media advice for parents and carers whose children are using social media.
Cheshire Police

Home | Cheshire Constabulary

Reporting Crime, staying safe.
https://www.bullying.co.uk/ Bullying.co.uk

Helpline 0808 800 2222

Twitter: @bullyinguk 

Help and advice about bullying issues, including cyber bullying.
Family Lives

Helpline 0808 800 2222

Parenting and Family Support – Family Lives (Parentline Plus)

Family Lives provides targeted early intervention and crisis support to families who are struggling.
The issues we support families with include family breakdown, challenging relationships and behaviour, debt, and emotional and mental wellbeing.
http://parentinfo.org
Parentzone.co.uk

Crisis Messenger text service provides free, 24/7 crisis support across the UK. If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text PARENTZONE to 85258.

To improve outcomes for children in a digital world, so:

Children will be safer online.

Children will be resilient enough to cope with the challenges of the online world.

Children will be educated for a digital future.

Child Exploitation and Online Protection Command Child Exploitation and Online Protection website.

Report sexual exploitation.

Information about keeping yourself or a child you know safe from child sexual exploitation

Respect not Fear | Relationships and domestic abuse support.
https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/

#AskTheAwkward

UK organisation which protects children both online and offline.

Advice about staying safe when you’re on a phone, tablet or computer.

We’ve launched #AskTheAwkward, our new resource for parents and carers of secondary aged children. Watch our three films and find out more on how to talk to your children about online relationships.

So You Got Naked Online | SWGfL

SWGfL are a not for profit charity ensuring everyone can benefit from technology free from harm.

‘So you got naked online…’ is a resource that helps and advises young people who may find themselves in a situation where they (or a friend) have put a sexting image or video online and have lost control over that content and who it’s being shared with.
Our Safety Centre – Online Safety Centre

 

Practical advice on how to very quickly block people on social media apps.