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Webinars for parents and carers

Join one of our free webinars for parents and carers.

These live webinars explore the latest research and they are a great way to learn how you can help your child develop the skills to be safer online. 

All sessions are delivered by eSafety's expert education and training team.

eSafety parent guide to digital technologies and mental health

This Term 4 webinar will provide parents and carers with strategies to help young people and their mental health when they are online.

It is designed for parents and carers of young people aged 10–18.

It will cover:

  • what do to about accidental exposure to content about suicide, self-harm or eating disorders
  • using games, apps and social media to support mental wellbeing
  • the pros and cons of digital mental health platforms
  • strategies for young people to support friends online.

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Dates (Australian Eastern Daylight Time)

Tuesday 19 October 7.30 to 8.30 pm

Wednesday 20 October 12.30 to 1.30 pm

Thursday 21 October 12.30 to 1.30 pm

Tuesday 26 October 7.30 to 8.30 pm

Tuesday 9 November 7.30 to 8.30 pm

Thursday 18 November 12.30 to 1.30 pm

eSafety’s parent guide to online gaming

This Term 4 webinar will provide parents and carers with an understanding of the benefits and risks of online gaming. 

It is designed for parents and carers of young people aged 8–13.

It will cover: 

  • eSafety’s State of play research 
  • the games young people are using and how they are engaging with them 
  • the benefits of gaming and how to mitigate risks
  • practical strategies to use at home and where to find help and support if things go wrong.

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Dates (Australian Eastern Daylight Time)

15 November 12.30 to 1.30 pm

24 November 7.30 to 8.30 pm

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