Privacy & Identity theft resources

Use the tools, resources and articles to learn more about how to protect children’s privacy online and understand more about their rights and how their data is used online.

Visit advice hub

Recommended Apps & Platforms

Apps & Platforms
Is the Telegram Messenger app safe? – What parents need to know
Is the Telegram Messenger app safe? The increasingly-popular messaging app offers users an alternative to similar apps owned by large ...
Apps & Platforms
What is Discord? – What parents need to know
Is the Discord platform safe? We recommend that with the correct privacy and security settings, Discord can be used safely ...

Recommended Articles

Articles
Online Safety Bill: what parents and carers can expect
Carolyn Bunting, CEO at Internet Matters, give parents insights on how the UK Online Safety Bill will impact children online.
Articles
What is doxxing and how can you keep your child safe?
Doxxing is a scary problem that can put your child in danger. However, there are things you can to to ...
Articles
Twitch – A parent’s guide to help children use it safely
Learn how to use Twitch safely. You will find all you need to know about this popular live streaming platform ...

Recommended Expert Q&A

Expert Q&A
What should I be aware of when managing my child’s data online?
Expert Q&A
How can I help my child feel free to be who they are online while staying safe?

Recommended Policy & guidance

Policy & guidance
Consultation response: Online Harms and the Ethics of Data
As part of the consultation on Online Harms and Ethics of Data, our Policy Director Claire Levens provides insight that ...