Online gaming can offer many positive experiences. It can give children and young people the chance to escape into a virtual world, to learn, and to connect with others.

However, there is a risk of children and young people viewing inappropriate content in games and being contacted by adults seeking to exploit them.

There is also the concern about the children themselves behaving in inappropriate ways.

The links below to the activity packs for parents and carers to deliver to their children, explores how they can stay safe while gaming

4-5 on-line safety home activity pack

5-7 on-line safety home activity pack

8-10 on-line safety home activity pack

11-13 on-line safety home activity pack

In-game chat Think U Know

video guides Think U Know

On-line Safety