Step by step guide to going online
Going online is a great way to connect with other families. This is a brief guide to each of the options to connect that we offer so that you can start chatting with others, and us, today.
What is Social Networking?
Social networking is about people and relationships. Wiith social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Wordpress (for blogging) becoming great ways for people to meet online and share their feelings, experiences, information and ideas.
Why do it?
Having a sick child can make you feel alone and unprepared for the future, not knowing where to go or who to turn to. With half of the UK population using Facebook, and around a third using Twitter, it is important to know that you are not alone - there is support out there.
‘Connecting Families’ offers parents from across the UK the opportunity to:
- share your comments, views, pictures and videos at anytime
- build your own support networks
- maintain these relationships no matter what the distance
It also helps us at WellChild to:
Don't worry if you are new to social networking, we are here to help. Why not click on the titles below for more information to help you along your way and to stay safe online.
Facebook Twitter Blogging General hints and tips