In the future, we'll be introducting new features to the site including; peer to peer support in a social media style, online chat, self assessment tools and more ways to engage with your mates. Sign up to find out when new things happen online at Youthline!Omegle is basically an online chat site which allows you to talk to strangers directly, without having to register into it. So, if you are thinking of sharing anything private, think twice. May be Omegle was created with all goodwill in mind. And if you suspect your kid to have deleted it, try talking to him.There are lots of reasons why these sites can be unsafe for young people, even those over 13, so it’s important that you don’t use them until you know how to do so safely.Remember - there’s no rush to start social networking and there are plenty of other ways to stay in touch with your friends, chat and game until you’re ready to use them safely. Confidential means not telling anyone else what you’ve said.However, not everyone you chat to online will be who they say they are.Even if you’ve been chatting to the same person for ages and you feel like you know them, you need to remember it’s very easy to lie on the internet.Find out how Child Line is a free helpline for children and young people. Share your experiences with other young people Talk to other young people about your experiences and get support at the Child Line messageboards.There are lots of young people talking about everything from sex and relationships to sport and fashion.
They might leave comments on your posts or request to be your friend on a site. You’ll know there are lots of ‘social networking’ websites and mobile apps that people use to chat, comment, share pictures and game with their friends.You probably also know that for most of these sites, like Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr or Twitter, you need to be at least 13 years old to sign up.Age and resident questions are asked and kids feel intimidated and answer these questions, failing to protect their personal information, Anonymous chat sites that promote chatting with strangers, how to be safe? Many know that chatting with strangers on anonymous chat Websites about their personal information is dangerous.This enables those strangers to hack and bully them, leaving them feeling helpless. When it happens in a chat room, sometimes kids do not understand that with onsite tools they have the power to shut them down.Most are interested in exploring the new and different, but this is extremely dangerous in chat room situations.