Navigating social media safely
Get tools and tips to support your child's digital wellbeing on Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp
Facebook Parents' Portal
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Instagram Parent's Guide
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WhatsApp Safety Tips
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Read through these guidelines with children to help them understand what behaviour is accepted across the social platforms.
Use our Set up Safe guides to add the right privacy settings across the social platforms and help children review their usage on the platform.
Having conversations about social media use
In addition to setting privacy settings and alerts to manage time spent on the apps, it’s equally as important to have regular conversations about what they do online to equip children with the tools to make safer choices.
Benefits of social media
See how your child can make the most of their social media use with these simple tips
Get expert advice to help children become digitally resilient and make smarter choices online