Empowering your family to safely
grow play learn online.
Help protect your family online
Use SafeSearch to filter or blur explicit content for kids and teens.
Learn about our default privacy and safety settings.
Choose the right parental controls
Set up a supervised experience for tweens ready to explore YouTube.
Manage your family’s tech time with Google Family Link.
5 important steps to keeping your kids and teens safer online
1. Help empower your kids to be safer, confident explorers online
2. Create a supervised account for your kids
3. Set the right parental controls for your family
4. Find balance with technology as a family
Have an open conversation with your kids and teens to find a balance between online and offline activities. Check out Common Sense Media's guide on modeling healthy digital habits for your kids.
5. Stay aware of your kids’ and teens’ online activity
Stay in-the-know on how your kids explore online and interact with others. Learn about social media red flags for your teens.
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- How should I talk to my kids and teens about online safety?
- How much screen time is too much for my kid?
- What are some supplemental learning activities for kids?
- How can I set up parental controls?
- When should I get my kid a phone?
How should I talk to my kids and teens about online safety?
Have open conversations with kids and teens about being safe online.
How much screen time is too much for my kid?
What are some supplemental learning activities for kids?
Find high-quality apps, games, and activities recommended by experts.
Teacher Approved Apps on Google Play help you find apps, games, and books that are reviewed and highly rated by teachers for learning at home.
Learn Through Play from Sesame Street lets kids learn while having fun with activities, games, and articles.
From cooking to coding to chemistry, YouTube Learning has videos to fuel lifelong learning from the world's biggest community of creators.
How can I set up parental controls?
Learn about parental controls with these helpful guides.
Google Family Link gives you tools to share location, manage privacy settings, and understand how your kids are spending time on their device.
Explore tools and resources to help you guide your kids’ experience on YouTube Kids.
From encouraging responsible online behavior to blocking certain websites, see this family guide to parental controls.
When should I get my kid a phone?
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