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Parent carers: Supporting young people with ASN to safely use the internet

Mon 11 March, 2024 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm



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This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only.

When: Monday 11 March, 6pm – 8pm

About the event:  

During this informal session, led by Corrie, we will explore how the internet is changing and how children and young people interact with each other online. We will discuss supportive strategies and how to reduce the risk of harm.

We will explore how the internet is changing and how our children interact with each other online. You will learn more about:

  • The prevalence of sexting (sending and receiving sexual images)
  • Common platforms for sharing sexts
  • How the law protects young people
  • Key legislation and strategies to support young people
  • How to reduce harm and understand the impact of sexting

Delivered by:

Corrie McLean. Corrie has been working in education for a decade, developing her specialist skills in sexual health and inclusive learning. She works closely with vulnerable individuals with ASN and parents and carers who support them.

Instructions for joining the event:

This event will be delivered ONLINE. Details of how to join the event will be sent you via email once you have registered. Please note, if you do not get an email with Zoom details for the event you have registered for please contact VOCAL on the details below.

There is a limit on the number of spaces for this event. You will be notified if there is a waiting list for this event. Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run or may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.


Mon 11 March, 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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