If you think your child has been ‘scammed, ripped off or conned’ online you can report it to Action Fraud online or call them on 0300 123 2040.
The CEOP Command of the National Crime Agency is dedicated to tackling the sexual abuse and exploitation of children and young people. You can report concerns about any suspicious sexual behaviour directly to CEOP.
If your child needs someone to talk to because of anything which has upset them – they are being bullied or have seen something online they wish they hadn’t – they can contact ChildLine online or ring ChildLine on 0800 1111.
Help and advice for parents, carers and schools to deal with all forms of bullying. They have an online chat service and you can also call their helpline on 0808 800 2222.
If you’re worried about a child’s welfare, contact the NSPCC online, via the adult helpline on 0808 800 5000 or by text 88858. This can be done anonymously.
If you are concerned about something that has happened to your child online, or if you have any concerns about child sexual abuse online or offline, call the confidential Stop it Now! Helpline on 0808 1000 900 for advice and support.
Children 1st are a Scottish service that offer a confidential helpline providing advice and support to anyone caring for or concerned about a child. The have a freephone Parentline number to call – 08000 28 22 33.
A free and confidential helpline for under 25s to help with anything young people are going through. Available over the phone (0808 808 4994), email and web chat.
Kidscape equips young people, parents and professionals with the skills to tackle bullying and safeguarding issues across the UK. They offer advice on dealing with cyberbullying.