MINIMUM AGE: 13+
WHAT IS IT?
Post pictures and videos and use hashtags to share experiences, thoughts or memories. Follow your friends, family, and celebrities. Instagram allows live streaming and stories, as well as direct messaging.
WHAT WE SAY:
Treat with caution.
SAFETY TIPS TO CONSIDER:
For parents/ carers If you're worried about your child or need support call NSPCC helpline on 0808 800 5000.
If you discover criminal content when online then report it directly to the police or the Internet Watch Foundation.
If you're worried about online grooming or sexual behaviour online then report directly to the police or contact CEOP.
For Children & young people if they're worried or want to talk, encourage them to contact Childline Online or call 0800 1111.
Check out our Resource Centre for further information and useful online safety tips.