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Special Collection
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
April 2017

Online Privacy: Using the Internet Safely

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This page reviews internet activities that reveal your personal information, how others can get information about your online privacy, and what to know about cloud computing.
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  • General Material
October 2016

Dealing with Cyberbullies

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This article offers information about cyberbullying, describing what it is, why it has become such a problem, and ways that individuals can protect themselves from cyberbullies.
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  • General Material
February 2016

10 Tips for Wireless Home Network Security

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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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  • General Material
February 2016

Social Networking Privacy: How to be Safe, Secure and Social

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This page reviews advantages and disadvantages of using social networks, what kind of information may be safe to post and how to protect it, as well as who is able to access different types of information posted to these networks.
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  • General Material
January 2016

A Guide to Staying Safe on Facebook

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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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  • Training Tools
January 2016

Toolkit: Teens and Media

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This toolkit provides resources to promote safe and positive use of media for youth.
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  • General Material
July 2015

Keeping Children Safe Online

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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
July 2015

ReShape Newsletter: Technology for Coalitions

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In this edition, Reshape explores the successes and challenges faced by coalitions around the country related to technology. The articles are intended to help coalitions use technology in the ways that best suit their needs.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
January 2015

Online Privacy & Safety Video Series

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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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  • General Material
January 2015

Mindshift

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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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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
December 2014

Technology and Abuse in Later Life

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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.