If your child is online, there is always a risk they may come across inappropriate content. Some content may be upsetting or scary. Some content may also be against the law. This article explores what you can do if this happens.
Whilst the internet is largely a positive and useful space, you may come across harmful content online, such as child sexual abuse material, and be unsure what to do
Many children who are sexually abused don’t ask for help or tell anyone. Find out more about why boys are less likely to speak out, and what you can do to help them.
If your child has shared too much information online, don't panic. There are things you can do and organisations who can help safeguard and support your child.
If your child has been sexually abused they'll need your ongoing support. Dr Elly Hanson, clinical psychologist and adviser to CEOP, gives some tips about how best to support them and look after yourself.