Cavan students to be warned of dangers online at event today

The first Digital Health Conference in the region will take place in Cavan today.

Over 500 students from across Cavan will spend half a day hearing from a variety of speakers on the protocols to protect themselves online. Followed by an information evening for the parents. The Conference has been organised by Bounce Back Youth Services, who applied for funding from Healthy Ireland, and are now working with CYPSC to conduct the event.

Freda Leahy, youth officer and worker with Bounce Back Youth Services spoke to Northern Sound about the importance of such an event: