Guides and resources
Advice for social workers
Key advice for social workers about understanding the impact of digital technologies on child protection
Have a knowledge of the latest online threats, risks and trends in online communications and social networking
Understand the impact of technology on the lives of children and young people
Consider the use of technology by parents and carers which may impact on family function
Include relevant questions in family assessments to gain an understanding of the role of technology
Structure interventions which support appropriate use of technology within families
Below we set out some FAQs and some key resources.
In addition, SWGfL, a partner in the UK Safer Internet Centre, are able to offer training opportunities for social workers. Why not take a look at their page.
Frequently asked questions
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