There are over 8 million Snapchat users in Canada, 90% of users are 13-24years old, and the vast majority use it multiple times every day.
The issues on Snapchat include easy exposure to pornography, being lured by sexual predators, creating self-made child pornography (Snapchat sexting), and cyberbullying. Ask Snapchat to strengthen the protections for children while using this popular app.
Have you or your family felt unsafe while using Snapchat – with unwanted pornography exposure, inappropriate sexual messages from other users, or other predatorial behaviour? Share your story with us.
Choose Change will use your stories as examples of how these companies still have work to do to protect their users. All stories will be received in confidence and your name/username will not be disclosed.