Useful Weblinks

We have placed a number of weblinks that we hope you'll find useful in helping you keep your children safe on the internet.

Vodafone Parents' Guide

A comprehensive guide for parents which offers advice and guidance on how children and young people use modern technologies to access online material and ways to ensure young people understand how to adopt safe practices.

Link: Vodafone Parents' Guide

Think U Know

This site provides guides and information for a range of age groups on many aspects internet safety and safe surfing for young people.  There are also sections for parents and carers.

Link: Think U Know

Google Family Safety Centre

Advice and tools to help protect yourself and your family online. Including information about Google SafeSearch, designed to screen sites that contain sexually explicit content and remove them from your search results. While no filter is 100% accurate, SafeSearch helps you avoid content you may prefer not to see or would rather your children did not stumble across.

Link: Google Family Safety Centre

UK Safer Internet Centre

This guide has been created to answer questions and introduce some of the most popular devices. Highlighting the safety tools available and empowering parents with the knowledge  that they need to support their children to use these technologies safely and responsibly.

Link: UK Safer Internet Centre


A very handy (pdf)  guide, telling you how to set up parental controls for YouTube. The Internet's leading video sharing site.

File icon: pdf set up youtube safety mode [pdf 285KB] Click to download