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July 2013

Safety & Privacy in a Digital World

This Special Collection provides information and resources to support the safety and privacy of those who may or do experience technology-assisted abuse. It reviews the ways in which technology can be misused, offers tips for enhancing data security and personal privacy, and explores considerations for advocates and organizations serving survivors of abuse.

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  • General Material
February 2016

10 Tips for Wireless Home Network Security

Author(s): Bradley Mitchell
This article provides recommendations for improving the security of your home wireless network, such as changing default administrator passwords, using encryption, changing the default SSID, and enabling firewalls on each computer and the router.
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  • Training Tools
January 2016

Toolkit: Teens and Media

This toolkit provides resources to promote safe and positive use of media for youth.
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  • General Material
January 2016

A Guide to Staying Safe on Facebook

This guide is a short, summary guide that provides quick and easy explanations of important settings. This information will be helpful to anyone using Facebook who is interested in increasing their privacy and security.
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  • General Material
July 2015

Keeping Children Safe Online

Author(s): Allen Householder
This article features information on the unique risks that children face online as well as simple steps that parents can take to keep their children safe.
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  • General Material
January 2015

Mindshift

The mobile app was designed for teens and young adults to help cope with anxiety. It provides tools to track and manage anxiety symptoms.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
January 2015

Online Privacy & Safety Video Series

Online privacy and safety is more than just checking your privacy settings. This video series discusses how you can be private and secure when using social media.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
December 2014

Technology and Abuse in Later Life

This toolkit for older adults is designed with two goals in mind: to provide information about common technologies, including assistive technology, and to identify ways older adults can safeguard themselves from those who misuse technology to control, harass, stalk, and/or threaten them.
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July 2014

Mind Over Media: Developing healthy relationships

This fact sheet examines the extent and effect of media exposure on infants, toddlers, and preschoolers, particularly in the form of television and computer games.
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January 2014

Take a Break

This mobile app provides scripts for guided meditation.
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  • General Material
January 2014

Images, Consent, & Abuse

Billions of images are captured, uploaded online, and distributed electronically every day. This handout discusses safety, privacy, and legal issues around the intersection of abuse and assault, consent, and privacy.
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  • General Material
April 2013

#FemFuture: Online Revolution

Author(s): Courtney E. Martin, Vanessa Valenti
In this report, the authors build on a 2012 convening where 21 writers, activists, and educators who work in the online feminist landscape came together to discuss their needs, desires, and hopes for the online feminist future.