Bullying & Cybersafety

https://esafety.gov.au/ – Office of the eSafety Commissioner.  Young people can report cyberbullying and illegal or offensive content. Information on how to deal with online issues including cyberbullying, trolling, digital reputation and sexting.

https://www.headspace.org.au/headspace-centres/noarlunga/ – Headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation providing many services to 12-25 year olds, along with assistance in promoting young peoples’ wellbeing. Services are either free or low cost.

http://www.carlyryanfoundation.com – Harm prevention, internet safety, education services, resources, online social networking information, supporting victims of internet crime and political advocacy.

http://www.bullyingnoway.com.au/who/default.shtml – Resources for parents, carers, educators, teens, kids and the general community about what is bullying, understanding it, responding to it and preventing bullying.

http://www.burstingthebubble.com/ – information to help you work out what is ok in a family and what’s not.

http://au.reachout.com/ – Reach Out Website

https://bullyingnoway.gov.au/ – Provides information on what to do if you are being bullied, been called a bully or know someone who is being bullied

http://thinkuknow.org.au/ – ThinkUKnow is a free, evidence-based cyber safety program that provides presentations to Australian parents, carers and teachers and students. It provides information on the technologies young people use, the challenges they may face, and importantly, how they can be overcome.

http://thethreadapp.com – an app developed with the Carly Ryan Foundation to keep our kids safe as they explore the world.  Thread is a personal safety app for all ages.  It provides an immediate connection between a users location, trusted contacts and emergency services.