Young children (6-10)

Online safety advice

Early use of digital technology has been shown to improve language skills and promote children’s social development and creativity.

But it’s not without risks for young children, who may come across inappropriate content or begin to copy what older children do online. See our advice to understand what you can do to give young children the best experience of going online.

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How to protect young people from social scams
Download our to help protect children and young people from social media scams.
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Tips and strategies to help children manage in-game spending
Download our top tips and strategies guide to help children and young people manage their in-game spending.
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Online money management tips to support young people
Download our top tips guide to support children and young people build good online money management habits.
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Launch of online money management hub
The range of proposed measures hopes to encourage companies to take reasonable steps to keep their users safe.
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Parent shares her tips to support children with online money management
From talking about the value of money to setting up controls for in-app purchases, Meena shares her tips to help children develop good online money habits.
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Mum of two shares her ideas on supporting children’s online spending
Sandra shares her insights on what works for her when it comes to helping her two daughters understand online currencies and what things cost online.
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Twitch – A parent’s guide
Helping young gamers connect safely online.
Helping young gamers connect safely online.
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10 fun things to do this Easter
Angela Ellis from Good Things Foundation shares advice on how the Make It Click website can help families develop critical digital skills.
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