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Useful resources include:
Keep Safe Online: Sexting and Cyberbullying
If you have posted something you regret, there are ways of making it disappear. Even if someone else has posted something about you. Get advice at: thinkuknow.co.uk. Advice and information about 'sexting' is available at: cybersmile.org/advice-help. Or read the ‘so you got naked online’ information at: saferinternet.org.uk/sexting. Information on the campaign ‘Pose, Sext—What Happens Next?’ is at: thecorner.co.uk. Information is also available at: fifedirect.org.uk/safetynet.
I want to talk to someone:
If you are a young person and want to talk to someone your own age or a counsellor, BeatBullying has qualified counsellors online from 8am-2am.
- beatbullying.org (also has information for parents, carers and teachers)
- Childline on 0800 11 11 (24 hours) or
- Samaritans - 08457 90 90 90 (24 hours) or email firstname.lastname@example.org (available for children, young people or adults)
I want to report something:
The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP) works to combat the sexual abuse of children and young people online and offline. Get advice and information about how to report concerns at: ceop.police.uk. To report a concern about an adult you can also call Police Scotland on 101 or the Adult Protection Phone Line on 01383 602200.
I’m a parent. Where can I find information?
Tel: 01383 602200