Tips on how to stay safe online during the COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 Alert

Due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) it may take longer than usual to address all reports or enquiries made with our investigation teams.

Please continue to submit reports and we will review them as soon as possible.

If you are worried about your safety or are at risk of harm right now contact police immediately by calling Triple Zero (000).

If you need someone to talk to and are under 25, contact Kids Helpline (1800 55 1800).
For all other ages, contact Lifeline on 13 11 14.

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Domestic and family violence

Advice and information to assist people who are experiencing online abuse as part of domestic and family violence.

Packaged file includes

  • Guide 1 - Keep your device safe and secure
  • Guide 2 - Using social media safely
  • Guide 3 - The red flags—are you at risk
  • Guide 4 - Get support
  • Guide 5 - Get legal help
  • Guide 6 - Helping children
  • Guide 7 - Dealing with image-based abuse

 

Cyber abuse: what it is and strategies to respond  

 

Parents