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The San Diego District Attorney (SDDA) reported that over 45 million children ages 10-17 use the Internet, and among them: The odds that your child or teen has encountered a solicitation from a stranger online are high, and there is also a chance that those messages were inappropriate or lewd.
There are a few social sites that promote chatting with strangers.
The service is completely anonymous and confidential—we will never ask you for any information that would identify who you are.
You can feel free to share as much or as little as you like with us. You can take comfort in knowing that RAINN’s Online Hotline support specialists are trained to meet the unique needs of survivors.
If they know you disapprove, they may attempt to hide it.
So educate yourself on the chat lingo they may use to hide their conversations.Kids aren’t talking about encounters with online strangers, but parents need to.If you think your child is safe from online stranger solicitation, you are wrong.At first, we had enough space for a couple of dozen users. You should not have any trouble getting into a free chat room since our main forums do not require any downloads. They will work on a desktop, a laptop or a mobile device such as a mobile phone or tablet. When you see your child texting or chatting online, you may assume they are communicating with friends and family. A study from Cox Communications found that 69% of teens regularly receive personal messages online from strangers.