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

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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

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Cyber abuse: what it is and strategies to respond  

 

 

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Young people

Tagged

An award-winning short film supported by teaching resources that encourages young people to reflect on the consequences of cyberbullying, sharing intimate images, and a negative digital reputation. Suitable for 14 to 17 year-olds.

About the film (19 mins): When a group of high-school friends post a rumour about a rival it sparks a chain reaction that leaves no one untouched. Cyberbullying, sexting, filmed fights and police involvement ensue — will these friends avoid being tagged forever?

More Vietnamese versions are available in our education section.

Tagged short film - Vietnamese

What happens when a group of high-school friends post an online rumour about a rival.