Recent Blog Posts
Learn about emerging and recurring threats through our popular videos.
5 ways young people can use technology to learn a language – Whether they’re studying for exams or excited about a trip next year, here are some fun ways to learn a language.
New Guidelines on Loot Boxes
Information on the new guidance on Loot Boxes to help keep the gamers in your care safer.
5 YouTube Channels for Home Study
Keep the children in your care entertained and engaged with our recommended Youtube channels.
Coronavirus: Explained using images and Makaton
Watch Holly Rankin, our Special Educational Needs Advisor, explain Coronavirus using Makaton.
What is Coronavirus? An Explainer for Children.
Watch a short animation to tackle misinformation and help children understand Coronavirus.
Pasfhocail – Passwords (Irish Language) – Irish Language enthusiasts, check out our informative animation about the importance of passwords as Gaeilge. (English Subtitles included)
Viral Challenge Alert: ‘Outlet Challenge’ – Here’s Susie to warn you about the ‘outlet challenge’ on TikTok, where TikTokers are sliding a coin into a partially plugged in charger!
Gifting on TikTok – Parents and Carers do you understand how gifting can be used to coerce and exploit young people on TikTok? Here’s what you need to know
Parents & Carers: Support a child to overcome bullying – Support a child in your care who is being bullied.
Supporting a child to overcome bullying at school – Teachers here’s what you need to know about tackling bullying at your school.
How to be Safer on TikTok – Learn more about how to use TikTok’s digital wellbeing features.
Instagram announces new features to combat online bullying – Including managing negative comments, bulk deleting comments and more.
⚠️Safeguarding Alert ⚠️ Omegle: Talk to Strangers! Platform – This dangerous online chat platform has risen in popularity recently. This is what you need to know.
Printables & Resources
Safeguarding resources for you and the children and young people in your care of all ages.
Scheduler for Lower Primary
Download this flexible visual daily schedule for reliable family routines.
Scheduler for Upper Primary
Download this flexible daily schedule for reliable family routines.
Important Contacts List
For anyone self-isolating, use this template to keep your contacts’ details close.
An Adult Offering to help
Make a positive difference in your community & offer support to vulnerable or isolated people.
Family Home Safe Pack
Establish flexible and structured boundaries for children regarding their use of electronic devices.
Be a Cyber Hero
Help young people in your care become Cyberheroes against villainous online bullies.
Should You Stream It?
Guide the young people in your care to become safer streamers with this traffic light system.
Your Guide to Kik
This printable tells you everything you need to know about the dangerous platform Kik.
Your one-page guide on how to stay safe on the most popular platforms.
Safety Card: TikTok
Safety Card: Snapchat
Safety Card: Instagram
Safety Card: YouTube
Safety Card: WhatsApp
Safety Card: Facebook
Safety Card: Twitch
Safety Card: Houseparty
Safety Card: Discord
Safety Card: Reddit