Opportunities Can save money! Share content Education Can talk to family and friends Access to music Access to videos Banking from your home Shopping made easy Part of a community
However… 8.71 million adults have never used the internet in the UK Only 23.8% of those aged 75 + have used the internet Whereas 98.7% of Young People (16- 24) use the internet. (Source: Race Online 2012 and ONS)
Safer Internet Day 2012 What could you do? Create Posters to teach Primary school pupils how to be safe online. Show your parents/carers how to use Facebook's privacy settings. Show a grandparent how they can do their food shop online and get it delivered to the door!