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Internet Security

IFCS will provide your Foster Carer with a computer. These computers are configured only to allow users access to specific websites.

The accessible websites are: IFCS; BAAF; Fostering Network; BBC; Childline; NSPCC; The Childrens Commissioner; the home Local Authority of any child or young person in placement; and The Care Standards Inspectorate.

The computers are also configured to allow email communication to and from these sites. No other access to further sites or email communication to persons beyond professionals from these sites is permitted, without the use of a password.

Below are a few useful links to help you keep up to date with online security issues.


BBC - CBBC - Staysafe

SafeTeens.Com Home Page


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