How we go online is changing all the time.
Even if you haven't tried virtual reality yet, it's never too soon to find out a bit more.
A new series of Reality Check videos, created by Parent Zone and youth content platform VoiceBox together with Meta, explores safety and parental supervision tools for teens – and how to have the right kinds of family conversations about VR.
Have a watch (no VR goggles needed...)
Taking control of your virtual world
Personal boundary settings in virtual environments are important, so teens can have control over their online experience.
Discover the tools that make it easier for teens to explore virtual environments with support from parents.
Having those awkward conversations
Sometimes parents need a little help feeling comfortable with a new online platform. Here's how to approach it.
Useful links for parents and teens
Horizon Worlds safety tutorial
How to stay comfortable and in control.
Meta Safety Centre
Learn more about Horizon Worlds.
Support for online safety, security, privacy and digital wellness.
Parent Zone library
Guides and advice around online platforms, trends and cultures.
An international content platform for young people, by young people.
Essential support and advice for under-25s.