Online Safety

Step Up to Online Safety

Useful information for parents/carers can be found on (“Here to Help You Every Step of the Way”) and in particular the Step Up to Online Safety section.


O2 and NSPCC online safety helpline

0808 800 5002

Some issues are easier to talk through.  So O2 and the NSPCC have set up a free helpline to help parents keep children safe online.

You can get advice from NSPCC experts on anything your not sure about, including:

  • setting up parental controls on your computer and other devices
  • Adjusting privacy settings
  • Understanding social networks
  • Concerns about online gaming


Links to lots of leaflets and information regarding online safety

Online safety Information

Information about setting parental controls

Parent Guides

Practical Advice

Government website – – Practical advice and information on protecting children from extremism and radicalisation.

Staffordshire County Council are a lead partner in a child sexual exploitation information campaign (March 2016).  This website has a wealth of useful and practical information, advice and support to help parents understand the signs and know what to do in cases of child sexual exploitation.