If you work with children and young people in this section you will find a variety of resources from different organisations that we hope you may find useful. Please note that the resources listed in this section are not exhaustive.
The online environment is an environment like any other so esafety issues affecting children and young people should form part of your organisation’s existing safeguarding policies and processes. Any disclosures from children and young people relating to the online environment should again be dealt with in accordance with your organisation’s safeguarding function.
Any professional requiring advice about a digital safety concern can contact the Professionals Online Safety Helpline on 0844 381 4772 email firstname.lastname@example.org. The helpline is delivered by the South West Grid for Learning and the UK Safer Internet Centre.
If you work with children and young people in Torbay and wish to discuss your concerns with Devon and Cornwall Police please telephone 101 and ask to speak with Torbay’s Youth Intervention Officer.