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Keeping your child safe in a sharing economy

Aug 11, 2017
Do you use online services or ‘sharing economy’ platforms to find services for your child? This could be looking for a babysitter on Gumtree or Facebook or finding a homework tutor on Airtasker. The WWC Screening Unit has collaborated with the Office of the eSafety Commissioner to provide advice to parents when using these services.
Do you use online services or ‘sharing economy’ platforms to find services for your child?image of au pair with young child This could be looking for a babysitter on Gumtree or Facebook or finding a homework tutor on Airtasker. These services are becoming more popular with parents and families but have risks. The WWC Screening Unit has collaborated with the Office of the eSafety Commissioner to provide advice to parents when using these services. Click here to read the eSafety Commissioner’s blog: ‘Can parenting be outsourced in the sharing economy?’ 
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