Posted by Cumbria Together on 24 November 2015

Advice for Keeping Safe Online

O2 and the NSPCC have joined forced to help parents and families in the UK learn how to keep kids safe online.

They have launched a free helpline where you can get advice from experts on the following topics:

• Setting up parental controls on your computer or other devices
• Help adjusting privacy settings
• Understanding social networks
• Concerns about online gaming
• App advice
• Online bullying
• Downloading
• Strangers online
• Online addiction
• Paying for extras
• And much more…………..

Helpline opening times:
Monday – Friday: 9am to 7pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10am to 6pm
Bank Holidays: 10am to 4pm

The number for the helpline is 0800 800 5002.  For further information see