Thinkuknow – Online Gaming Safety Advice for Parents and Carers

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.   During Covid-19 Thinkuknow ( have been producing  home activity packs for parents and carers with simple 15 minute activities so they are able to support their children to stay safe on line during a period when they will be spending more time on line at home.

They also provide information sheets and resources for parents for the following age groups: