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12 August 2022 Naomi Lofkin

Milestone Reached by ProjectEVOLVE!

ProjectEVOLVE, has reached a groundbreaking milestone of 10,000 accounts. Read more about its impact and why the toolkit is so…

5 August 2022 Andy Robinson

Twitter Spaces – A guide for Professionals, Parents and Carers

Discover more about Twitter Spaces and what considerations there are for professionals, parents and carers.

4 August 2022 Ben House

BeReal – A guide for parents and carers to the new social media app

Have you heard of the all new social media app, BeReal?

28 July 2022 Angela Munoz Aroca

New think tank report aimed at ‘turning tide of online child sexual abuse’ draws on IWF data

The Police Foundation has published a new report, focusing on what can be done to “turn the tide” on online…

28 July 2022 UK SIC

SWGfL launching ‘tech for good’ platform for victims of online abuse

SWGfL is launching a ground breaking tech driven platform Minerva, making it easier for victims of online abuse to get…

22 July 2022 UK SIC

What is Skin Gambling in Gaming?

Find out in this article about what skin gambling is and ways you can help support children and young people…

18 July 2022 Lee Jones

Moat Farm and Super 8 among big winners of Childnet Film Competition

The Childnet Film Competition 2022 has reached an exciting conclusion, with the finalists and winners announced!

15 July 2022 Andy Robinson

Revenge Porn Helpline Launches Campaign in Scotland to Support Adults Experiencing Intimate Image Abuse

As part of a new campaign for Scotland, the Revenge Porn Helpline, operated by SWGfL, is urging any adult (aged…

5 July 2022 Ben House

TikTok launch new screen time tools

TikTok is a social networking app that users of age 13 and above use to share short videos of a huge…

5 July 2022 UK SIC

New Social Media Hub Launched on SWGfL

SWGfL have launched a brand new social media hub that offers guidance and resources for professionals working with children and…

29 June 2022 Angela Munoz Aroca

A million of the worst child sexual abuse images graded by ‘elite’ taskforce

A million of the worst images of child sexual abuse have been turned into digital fingerprints in an “unprecedented” drive…

28 June 2022 UK SIC

SWGfL to Host New Digital Wellbeing Event with TikTok

On Wednesday 13th July, SWGfL will be joining TikTok for an exclusive online event about digital wellbeing, primarily aimed at…