Internet (addiction) / media (dependency)

FISP offers information and discussion events on the topic of “Children and digital media (the internet, mobile phones, TV, games)”. The information events are run by trained moderators with a migrant background.


Children and digital media (Internet, mobile phones, TV, games)
Digital media open up both opportunities and risks. How can parents help their children to develop the right approach to dealing with digital media?


Target group and settings

The events are aimed at migrants. They take place within a public framework. Possible venues / settings include:
Integration projects, language schools, migrant associations and organisations, meeting places and centres, religious establishments and organisations, social institutions and participants from the educational and social spheres.


Languages offered

The events can be offered in German and other languages. At present, these are the following languages:

  • German
  • Albanian
  • Arabic
  • Bosnian / Croatian / Serbian
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Tamil
  • Turkish



Service agreement with the Institut für Epidemiologie, Biostatistik und Prävention der Universität Zürich



internet brochure „The Internet: supporting children and young people.”,
Tips and suggestions for parents of 11 to 16 year olds, in 10 languages.
handy brochure „Mobile, Television, Computer: Avoiding dependence“,
Tips for parents of 5- to 12-year-olds, in 10 languages.


safersurfing - sicher im Internet!
Schau genau, was im Netz abgeht. Alles rund ums Chatten für Kinder, Jugendliche und Erwachsene - Onlinesicherheit für Kinder und Jugendliche
HSO - Hilfe zur Selbsthilfe bei Onlinesucht
Schau hin! Eine Seite für Eltern mit Kindern, die die Medienwelt entdecken.
Internet-ABC. Hilfestellung im Umgang mit dem Internet


Programme Radio LoRa, 21.12. 2010, Spanish: “Internet addiction“ ( MP3 file, 43MB, "Right mouse click/ save under")