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Protecting Children in a Hyper Digital Age (Parent Workshop) In-Person

Did You Know?

  • Nearly 43% of kids have been bullied online.
  • Only 1 in 10 victims will inform a parent or trusted adult of their abuse.
  • 15% of teens using cell phones say that they have received sexually suggestive nude images of someone they know via text.
  • 1 in 25 youths received an online sexual solicitation in which the solicitor tried to make contact.

Topics to Be Discussed:

  • Dangers children are susceptible to online.
  • Teens and sexting.
  • Popular apps and how to use them safely.
  • Safety settings and restrictions for phones and computers.
  • Cell phone monitoring.
  • Gaming issues and concerns.
  • Building healthy technology in the home.

Presentation by:

  • Union County Division of Youth Services
  • Liz Repking Cyber Safety Consulting Founder
  • Assistant Prosecutor Tracy Boyd, Juvenile Unit


Register online at ucnj.org/youth


Sponsored by the Union County Board of County Commissioners, and Union County Department of Human Services.

Wednesday, October 5, 2022
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Meeting Room

Event Organizer

Allen McGinley

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