NetSmartz for KidsNetSmartz is an Internet safety resource from the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and the Boys & Girls Clubs of America that uses the latest technology to create high-impact educational activities for even the most tech-savvy kids of any age group.
NetSmartz411 is a first-of-its-kind, online service provided by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) to answer questions about Internet safety, computers, and the Web. NetSmartz411 is provided at no cost to the public and made possible by a generous donation from the Qwest Foundation.
Use software safeguards and controls. Fortify your computer with strong security software and make sure to keep it up-to-date. Also, use parental controls that help you filter out inappropriate content and monitor your child’s online activities.
If you feel that a child is in physical danger while online they should be instructed to tell a trusted adult first and then to report the issue to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
If you feel you are in immediate danger, contact your local law enforcement immediately and report the incident to ensure your physical safety.