9 out of 10 young people prefer to look for help over the internet (Get Connected report)Get Connected – the confidential, free, national helpline for young people under-25 in the UK – recently released the “Connected Generation Report 2010” reveals some fascinating facts about youth in Britain and how they use the internet to find help and emotional support. This includes very interesting findings, like:
- More than half of those who have searched for help online ended up more worried than they were before.
- 18% of those asked said that they would double check any information they find online with another source like a friend or parent.
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