Top Resources and Tips for Safety Online for Older People

Silver surfers’ are the fastest-growing group of online users and whether you’re newly exploring the online world, or are more experienced, it can be tricky to navigate all the information and emerging technology safely. Supported by Chorus, Netsafe has created a range of handy videos and resources designed with older adults in mind. You might know it all already, which is great! However, it’s always worth brushing up on digital safety and security, to give you peace of mind when online.

Get Set Up for Safety Resources

Spot a scam pamphlet and Hopukina he tāware

Online safety basics pamphlet and Te haumaru tuihono

Further help

Netsafe have a helpline, (open 7 days a week) which can provide advice or help with online harm. Anyone can call, email, text or make an online report. The service is FREE and Confidential. Contact Netsafe here: Contact Netsafe – Netsafe – social media and online safety helpline