Child of the New Century is on Facebook and Twitter so it’s easy for you and your parents to stay up to date with the study.
You can keep up to date with Child of the New Century by liking our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/childofthenewcentury.
Only your Facebook friends will be able to see that you’ve liked our page, and we’ve disabled the comment function to protect your identity from others.
Child of the New Century is also on Twitter. You can follow us at @childnewcentury.
Other people will be able to see your Twitter name listed under our followers. If you reply to one of our tweets, only the people who follow you will be able to see it.
If you have a question or comment about the study, we recommend you contact us by email, phone or post and not through Facebook or Twitter. Find out how to reach us on the contact us page.
The internet can be a great resource for learning new things, being creative, and connecting with friends and family. But there are also risks that you should be aware of.
If you have any questions about online safety, The Mix provide free confidential support for under 25s. Call their helpline for free on 0808 808 4994 or use their online chat service.
Never share any personal information with anyone on the internet.
Always explore the privacy settings of any social media site when you set up your account. It’s helpful to ask a parent or someone you trust to have a look at your settings – they might see something you’ve missed.