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Mental Health Awareness Week – Encouraging positive mental health online

Posted on 17 May 2019

n this blog we look at some key resources that can help foster positive mental health among young people, including those specifically looking at body image.


Introducing the Childnet Film Competition Judges

Posted on 14 May 2019

Entries for the Childnet Film Competition close on Monday 10th June, so with less than one month left to enter we look at some of the key things to know, including a sneak peek at this year’s judging panel!

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Only one month left to enter the 2019 Childnet Film Competition!

Posted on 10 May 2019

The Childnet Film Competition is a great opportunity for young people to get creative and share online safety messages in video form. 


Setting up parental controls on Netflix

Posted on 07 May 2019

In this blog we look at what parental controls are available on Netflix and how you can work with your family to implement the tools that work for you.

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Childnet Digital Leaders give their thoughts on the programme in the 2019 Impact Report

Posted on 01 May 2019

Throughout January to March this year, Childnet conducted its annual survey to gain feedback on the Digital Leaders Programme. 

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Inspiring young people to think critically about pornography, healthy relationships and body image online

Posted on 29 April 2019

Kate Edwards, a former teacher and current Education and Safeguarding Manager at Childnet, looks at our brand new resource for 11-14s, targeting online pornography, healthy relationships and body image online.


A parent’s guide to Apex Legends

Posted on 25 April 2019

In this blog we are giving guidance to parents and carers about Apex Legends looking at what the game is and some of the key things to be aware of.

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Giving young people the platform to talk about pornography

Posted on 17 April 2019

New educational resources looking at pornography online launching soon


Young people give their experiences of online consent.

Posted on 15 April 2019

Safer Internet Day 2019 centred around the theme of consent online, so we asked the Youth Advisory Board for their experiences of online consent, and why they thought education around this was important.

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Young people across Europe come together to end peer-based sexual harassment online

Posted on 11 April 2019

Today we are hosting a Europe wide event to launch our brand new educational resources that help young people tackle online sexual harassment.

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