Sexting facts and advice for parents


What you'll learn

What you'll learn

Find advice on why young people may get involved in sexting, and how to help your child if they are negatively affected by it.

How to support children and young people

How to help children understand the impact of sexting on their wellbeing

What to do if sexting is affecting a child

How to deal with online sexual harassment

Where to get help and support

Also get access to a list of resources, organisations and helplines for further support

How it works


Select 'explore the resources' below.

You will be taken to the Sexting section of the Internet Matters website.


Hear from the experts, get advice, read articles and download resources.


You can access the resources anytime and you can download resources to read later or keep for reference.