We live in one of the most open digital societies in the world making us vulnerable to ever evolving cyber-attacks. Following ‘Safer Internet Day’ and ‘Cyber Scotland Week’ in February discussing digital security in businesses, charities and the wider public sector, see below for a number of resources available to individuals and groups to help them stay safe online.

Get Safe Online

For both individuals and business giving free expert advice on everything from smart phones to shopping online https://www.getsafeonline.org


Specifically for young people and parents, this site provides age appropriate information and advice https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk

Cyber Aware

Support and advice from Police Scotland https://www.scotland.police.uk/keep-safe/keep-secure-online

UK Safer Internet Centre

Advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe online https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/

CEOP (Child Exploitation and Online Protection Command)

Report activity on child protection and online abuse https://www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre

National Cyber Security Centre

Advice for individuals and families https://www.ncsc.gov.uk/section/information-for/individuals-families


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