Chat and dating websites for kids
When her 10-year-old daughter announced that she had gone on a date to the park with a boy and he’d asked her to the prom, Rebecca Levey was astounded.
"Going to the prom is about seven years away," she wrote in a widely-circulated essay about the online dating life of tweens last week.
These chat worlds or forums are constructed so that children and young people are not exposed to inappropriate content, such as pornographic or violent content.
In addition, certain expression are considered abusive language and thus not allowed.
They also unintentionally function as online dating sites for the elementary and middle school set.Do not let your guard down until you feel comfortable and confident about the person you’re chatting to.In fact, because you cannot monitor a person’s reactions, you should take extra care regarding safety when considering online dating for single parents.This means that users under 18 are not permitted to enter the Flirt Café and chat with older users.Similarly, the 18 users are not allowed to enter certain chat rooms intended for users under 18.