Cybersafety Help Button

The Australian Government's Cybersafety Help Button provides internet users, particularly children and young people, with easy online access to cybersafety information and assistance available in Australia. It offers counselling, reporting and educational resources to assist young people deal with online risks including cyberbullying, unwanted contact, scams and fraud, and offensive or inappropriate material.

The help button is a free application that is easily downloaded onto personal computers, mobile devices, and school and library networks.

All you need do is choose one of the installation options. Once the help button is installed, you can access it anytime for help or advice about something unsafe or upsetting that you have encountered on the internet.

Online safety is just a click away with the Cybersafety help button now installed on all school computers throughout the state. The floating icon will be visible on computer desktops and is also available for parents to download to their home computer. It provides students with an easy means of reporting cyberbullying and online concerns. The button is a federal government initiative providing an online hub with 24 hour access to cybersafety help, reporting options, resources and information.

The help button is a free application that is easily downloaded onto personal computers, mobile devices and school and library networks.

How to install the button

To install the Cybersafety Help Button, choose one of the easy installation options and follow the prompts.

Install on your desktop


Install on your Windows or Mac desktop

Install on your mobile device


Get it On Google play - Links to Google play
Get it at Blackberry App world - Links to Blackberry World
For Windows phone 7 - Links to Windows Phone

Install as part of your web browser


Internet Explorer
Google Chrome
Mozilla Firefox
Apple Safari

Install on your school or library network