Professionals Online Safety Helpline

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/professionals-online-safety-helpline

This is a very useful local website which will help any professional who has concerns with any issues online. They will give advice about removing inflammatory or derogatory websites and have in the past been able to persuade the big websites to remove material within hours.

They are the only helpline in the UK solely dedicated to supporting the children’s workforce. They offer free and independent advice on any number of online safety issues, including:

  • Privacy
  • online reputation
  • gaming
  • grooming
  • cyberbullying
  • sexting
  • inappropriate behaviour on social media and more.

They have unique relationships with industry – including direct channels to escalate concerns to social media companies and many websites.

The helpline is available: Monday to Friday 10am – 4pm. All email enquiries will be responded to during our normal working hours.