Resources

For more information on child safety, check out these additional resources online:

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) helps prevent child abduction and sexual exploitation, find missing children and assist victims and their families. The center's Web site has a wealth of information on Internet safety. www.missingkids.com

NetSmartz, developed by NCMEC and BGCA, is an online interactive resource for children, parents, guardians, educators and law enforcement. www.netsmartz.org

NetSmartz411, part of NCMEC, is a free help site where parents can ask questions and learn more about Internet safety. www.netsmartz411.org

Internet Keep Safe Coalition is a nationwide partnership of first spouses and governors, government agencies, nonprofit organizations and corporate sponsors that teaches basic rules of Internet safety to parents and children. www.ikeepsafe.org

Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA), a key partner in the effort to combat Internet crimes against children, provides programs and services to help give young people a sense of competence, usefulness and belonging. www.bgca.org

U.S. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention operates the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Forces, comprising a nationwide law enforcement network led in Tennessee by the Knoxville Police Department. www.ojjdp.ncjrs.org

National Crime Prevention Council www.ncpc.org/topics/internet-safety

Digital Safety: Staying Safe Online www.budgetdirect.com.au/blog/digital-safety-staying-safe-online

Safe Kids www.safekids.com/kids-rules-for-online-safety/