Useful Information

www.saferinternet.org.uk – Here you will find e-safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe on the internet.

 

www.childnet.com – An organisation working directly with children, parents and teachers to ensure that the issues of online child protection and the safe and positive use of the internet are addressed.

 

www.thinkuknow.co.uk – The Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre has set up its own website which has been designed and written specifically for children, young people, teachers, parents and carers.

 

www.kidsmart.org.uk/ – Kidsmart is an award winning internet safety website for parents and those working with children. It has been developed by the children’s internet charity Childnet International used by children, with guidance on how to ‘stay safe’ online.

 

www.bullying.co.uk – One in five young people have experienced bullying by text message or via email. This website gives advice for children and parents on cyberbullying.

 

www.chatdanger.com/ – This website is about the potential dangers with interactive services online like chat, IM, online games, email and on mobiles. It provides information, advice, true stories and games. The resource page also contains a number of links to other useful websites.

 

http://parents.vodafone.com/ – Being very accessible, this provides information and guidance to parents to help understand the digital world. There is also an online test to see how much you know.

 

www.internetmatters.org – Lots of guidance and articles for parents about keeping their children safe online.

 

www.digizen.org – A website designed to strengthen awareness and understanding of what digital citizenship is. It encourages users of technology to be and become responsible Digital Citizens.

 

www.safekids.com – Safekids.com is one of the oldest and most enduring sites for internet safety.

 

www.nspcc.org.uk – Helpful advice and tools you can use to keep your child safe whenever and wherever they go online.

Below are contact details for various relevant departments of Sheffield City Council

Department Name Telphone Number Contact Email:
Autism Service 0114 2358056
0114 2736412
moira.bolan@sheffield.gov.uk
Direct Payments Team 0114 2735985 amanda.hill@sheffield.gov.uk
Educational Psychology Service 0114 2506800 elizabeth.hodkin@sheffield.gov.uk
cathy.wigg@sheffield.gov.uk
Independant Travel Training 0114 2053542 jill.siddall@sheffield.gov.uk
School to School Support 0114 2930932 edlss@sheffield.gov.uk
SEN Assessment & Placement Team 0114 2736394 ed-sensupportteam@sheffield.gov.uk
Sheffield Parent Parnership Service 0114 2736009 ed-parent.partnership@sheffield.gov.uk
disabilityinformationservice@sheffield.gov.uk
Special Needs Inclusion Playcare Service 0114 2734017 amanda.hill@sheffield.gov.uk
Transport Services 0114 2037570 transportservices@sheffield.gov.uk