Save The Date: Safer Internet Day 2017

Save The Date: Safer Internet Day 2017


The date is set for Safer Internet Day 2017; the annual event will be celebrated around the world on Tuesday, 7th February. The aim of Safer Internet Day is to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially among children and young people across the world.

2017 will be the 14th edition of the event and the call to action for next year is  Be the change: Unite for a better internet”

Stay tuned for more details on how to get involved.

Safer Internet Day 2016

Safer Internet Day was celebrated on February 9th 2016 in Ireland and all over the world. This year has been the biggest and best one yet!

Across Ireland there were 463 Safer Internet Day events in schools and organisations involving 67,342 children. This year saw a huge range of activities, events and internet safety messages.

Check out some of the main highlights from this year’s celebrations.

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Talk to someone

Worried about something you have seen online or concerned about your child? Childline and the National Parents Council Primary offer free advice and support service.

Childline is a support service for young people up to the age of 18.There is a 24hr telephone, online and mobile phone texting service.

Get started

The National Parents Council Primary enables and empowers parents to be effective partners in their children’s education.

01 887 4477

Report Illegal Content

Sometimes you might unwittingly stumble across illegal online content like child abuse imagery. Always remember: you can report it and get it removed using

More on illegal content

Make a report exists to combat the distribution and proliferation of illegal content, like child sexual
abuse content, in conjunction with police and Internet Industry