MINIMUM AGE: 13+
WHAT IS IT?
Photo-messaging app that allows users to send photos, videos to their friends. Snapchat stories are images or videos that users share with their followers - they disappear after 24 hrs. Snapmap shares your location every time you log in.
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.