Keeping the Internet safe for children

BetaWorks supports a child-safe Internet. Here are some excellent resources that can help you ensure a safe and child-friendly Internet experience:

NetSafe: The website of the Internet Safety Group of New Zealand
WiredSafety.org: The world’s largest Internet safety and help group
Cyberangels: The world’s oldest and largest Internet safety organisation
GetNetwise: Educating parents and children about how to use the Internet safely
KidShield: Tools and information to create a safety net for your children online
ProtectKids.com: Protecting children in cyberspace
SafeKids.com: Making your family’s online experience fun and productive

How to Report Online Crime in South Africa

Cybercrime.org.za:

cybercrime.org.za/docs/Advisory_on_Reporting_Cybercrimes

SAPS:

SAPS Crime Stop (Tip-off Line): 0860 010 111

Childline:

08000 55 555 or www.childlinesa.org.za

Crime Line:

www.crimeline.co.za

Film & Publications Board:

www.fpbprochild.org.za

Resources for Children and Teens

Cell phones:

Chat rooms & email:

Child Pornography:

Cyber-bullying:

Cyber Security:

Facebook:

Gaming:

General:

Scams:

Sexting:

Social Media: