With the increased threat of offenders using online live streaming platforms there is a need to educate children about the associated risks.
Relevant agency links and information
(BCST) Bradford Community Support Team - Online Radicalisation:
Oastlers School Award for online safety:
Are you worried about online sexual abuse or the way someone has been communicating with you?
If you work in a school or college and are concerned about what to do with peer to peer sharing of sexual images or videos you can refer to the:
The following link highlight the importance of parents and carers talking openly to their children about being safe online:
Access to phones, social media and the internet means that young people can communicate with others without those caring for them knowing and this can make it difficult when we want to keep them safe.
Online sexual harm is one of the things that you might find most worrying, particularly when your child has more knowledge about this world than you do.
What is online harm?
Simply put, it is any behaviour online that causes harm; this could be physical, emotional or sexual. Online sexual harm includes:
Created by the Waltham Forest Prevent Team, part of LBWF Community Safety.
BDR is a guide to online risks and tools to protect yourself, your child and others from harm in the digital space.