Tips to keep you (and your information) safe:

  • Keep your password safe – avoid using personally identifiable information that can be easily


  • Managing your privacy – visit the privacy section under SETTINGS to see who can see your posts,

who can contact you and who can look you up.

  • Responding to abuse – Facebook is committed to providing a safe and welcoming environment. If

receiving abuse the best way to report it, is using the Report link near the content. Facebook will then

review it and take appropriate action.

Reporting intimate images which have been shared without your consent.

When content, often referred to as “Revenge Porn”, is reported to Facebook, they can now prevent it from

being shared on Facebook, Messenger and Instagram. If you have been affected by this, Facebook has provided a guide to help you through the process. https://fbnewsroomus.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/not-without-my-consent.pdf 


How to Block Someone?

In the top right corner of Facebook, you will find a ? icon

Just type the name of the person you wish to block and select them from the box which pops up. You can view who you have blocked in your settings.

This information is up to date as of 28th March 2019 and will not be updated soon