MINIMUM AGE: 13+
WHAT IS IT?
Skype is an app that lets you make audio and video calls to other people around the world. Users can connect with up to 49 people on a HD video call.
Users can video call, chat, share photos, videos and voice call.
WHAT WE SAY:
Safe, but discuss safety tips with children.
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.