#6-Offer education and awareness of online risks.
Themes and strategies Existing Initiative Agency Link to Program
Educate parents and guardians on the reality and the risks of social media.
Social media messages on CPS website Cornwall Police http://www.cornwallpolice.ca/en/crime-prevention/social-media-safety.html
Ontario Provincial Police resources SD&G OPP http://www.opp.ca/index.php?id=115&lng=en&entryid=573ccc6f8f94ac7a3d66ddd2
Canadian Center for Child Protection (Protect kids online; Self-Peer Exploitation); C3P https://www.protectchildren.ca/en//; cybertips.ca
Children’s Aid Society of Stormont Dundas and Glengarry (Child and Family worker do one on one, referrals to Youth Hub, Child and Youth Mental Health, and Eastern Ontario Health Unit. CAS https://www.cassdg.ca/en/
Victim Services of SDG and A Victim Services http://vsv-sdga.ca/
Children’s Treatment Centre Children’s Treatment Centre https://www.children’s treatmentcenter.ca
Upper Canada District School Board UCDSB http://www.ucdsb.on.ca/
Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario/Conseil scolaire de district catholique de l’Est ontarien CDSBEO https://www.cdsbeo.on.ca/
Conseils Des Ecoles Publiques de L’Est de l’Ontario CEPEO https://cepeo.on.ca/
Youth Hub–Champlain East (212 Pitt) (unable to confirm–CAS refers there) Youth Hub https://youthhubs.ca/en/sites/eastern-champlain/
Children’s Mental Health Services–CCH CCH https://www.cornwallhospital.ca/en/ChildrenMentalHealth
Laurencrest Triple P Parenting Courses educate parents how to deal with common issues with their children and how to communicate about these issues Laurencrest – Triple P https://laurencrest.com/our-programs/community-programs//
Boys and Girls Club of Cornwall/SDG Boys and Girls Club https://www.bgccornwallsdg.com/
Eastern Ontario Health Unit (referred to by CAS) EOHU https://eohu.ca/en
Carefor Carefor https://carefor.ca/
Maison Baldwin House Maison Baldwin House https://baldwinhouse.ca/?page_id=1405&lang=en
Sexual Assault Support Services Stormont Dundas Glengarry & Akwesasne SASS https://www.sassforwomen.ca/
SDG library SDG Library https://www.sdglibrary.ca/
Cornwall Public Library Cornwall Public Library https://www.library.cornwall.on.ca/
CMHA provides presentations on this topic and many others CMHA https://www.cmha-east.on.ca/index.php/en/
Create educational
material on
cyber crime
Embedded into some
program curriculum such as police foundations and social service
worker programs
St.Lawrence College
https://www.stlawrencecollege.ca/programs-and-courses/full-time/programs/n_z/social-service-worker/cornwall/
https://www.stlawrencecollege.ca/programs-and-courses/full-time/programs/n_z/police-foundations/cornwall/
Fraud week presentation by CPS members Cornwall Police http://www.cornwallpolice.ca/en/crime-prevention/phone-scams.html
Laurencrest Mandatory Attendance Program has a variety of programs with educational materials Laurencrest – MAP https://laurencrest.com/our-programs/community-programs//
At National Online Safety,
it is our mission to make the
internet a safer place for children.
We will achieve this through
equipping school staff, parents and children with the
knowledge they need to understand online dangers and how
best to react should an
incident arise.
National Online Safety https://nationalonlinesafety.com/guides
Common Sense has been the
leading source of entertainment and technology recommendations for families and schools.
Every day, millions of parents and educators trust Common Sense
reviews and advice to help them navigate the digital world with their kids. Together with policymakers, industry leaders, and global
media partners, we’re building
a digital world that works better
for all kids, their families, and their communities.
Common Sense Media https://www.commonsensemedia.org/
Caring for Kids: Social Media Screen time guide Caring for Kids https://www.caringforkids.cps.ca
/handouts/social_media
Cyberwise: Parents guide to the internet Cyberwise https://www.cyberwise.org/parents
“Social Media Awareness” Intersections https://laurencrest.com/
our-programs/community-programs/
Canadian Center for Child Protection (Project Arachnid; Phoenix 11; International Survivors Survey;
Need Help Now.ca;
Don’t get sextorted .ca; Kids in the Know; Cyber tip .ca)
OPP/C3P https://www.protectchildren.ca/en/programs-and-initiatives/cybertip/
Canadian Center for Cyber Security RCMP https://cyber.gc.ca/en/cyber-incidents
Anti-fraud Center RCMP https://www.antifraudcentre-
centreantifraude.ca/index-eng.htm
If you (or a friend, peer or sibling)
have been negatively impacted by a sexual picture/video being shared by peers, we are here to help.
The NeedHelpNow website is
designed to provide youth (13 to 17 years old) with practical steps to
regain control over the situation.
This includes information about contacting websites/online
services to request a picture/video
be removed, dealing with peers
who may have seen or be sharing
the content, the importance of emotional support and
information on certain criminal offences. The site also provides resources for parents and safe
adults who are assisting
youth involved in these types of instances.
Need Help Now.ca https://needhelpnow.ca/app/en/
Pic’d: A decision game about sexting Kids Help Phone https://kidshelpphone.ca/get-info
/picd-a-decision-game-about-sexting/