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BADOO

WHAT IS IT?

A dating and social networking app where users can chat, share photos and videos and connect based on location. While the app is intended for adults only, teens are known to create profiles.

WHY DO KIDS USE IT?

Users can chat and upload photos and videos to share with other users.  Users can find each other with the app’s “people nearby” feature. Users are also able to chat with other users all over the world.

RISKS

Sexual - HIGH

Violence - HIGH

Bullying - HIGH

Suicide and/or self harm - MEDIUM

Drugs, alcohol, crime - HIGH

WHAT CAN I DO?

If your child is using it, they are likely getting a ton of invites to meet or even date total strangers every day.