Digital Risks

Social media and instant messaging have revolutionized the way we interact and socialize with each other. We can speak with anyone, anytime, anywhere and do so anonymously. While this allows children to stay connected with family and friends, it also opens the door to risky interactions that can affect a child’s psychological, and in some cases, physical welfare.

Learn more about these risks, how to identify signs that your child may be experiencing them, and steps you can take to empower your child in their journey to become a safe digital citizen.


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