(http://www.cyberangels.org), for example, is one of these websites.
American campaign group Cyberangels
returns an average of two children a week to their families from risky internet dates.
Parry Aftab, executive director of Cyberangels
, a division of Guardian Angels and the largest online safety and educational program in cyberspace with about 1,200 members, told a Tokyo news conference that Japanese children need to be taught how to "enjoy the Internet safely."
PARRY Aftab, a New York-based lawyer who heads Cyberangels
, says we have a golden opportunity in Britain to teach children how to use the Internet safely.
Thomson Target Media's Curiocity's FreeZone kid Web site (http://freezone.com) received an award from Cyberangels
, an online safety and educational program ...Another award, from the Vienna, Va.-based Mothers at Home organization, was presented to LATS op-ed columnist Cal Thomas for a piece he wrote wondering why a Vanity Fair magazine list of America's most influential women didn't include at-home mothers ...
No, I'm not barking - the CyberAngels
have arrived to save us all.
In addition to ALA, nonprofit advisors include The Children's Partnership, Cyberangels
, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, "Net Mom" Jean Armour Polly and the National Urgan League.
18, 2009) ("In response to citizens' calls for assistance in dealing with online threats, the Guardian Angels launched CyberAngels
"Teens write about private feelings and post suggestive pictures of themselves, and then assume that only the people they send it to or that they allow to see it will have access," says Katya Gifford of CyberAngels
, an Internet safety organization.
One such group is WiredSafety, formerly known as CyberAngels
, led by Parry Aftab, an experienced international attorney and author of The Parent's Guide to Protecting Your Children In Cyberspace and A Parent's Guide to the Internet.
specializes in helping adults, but other organizations can help adults or children confronted with similar situations, including CyberAngels
, at www.cyberangels.org, and SafetyEd, at www.safetyed.org.