Starshell Ability

Starshell Ability is an innovative, educational, safeguarding program that protects young people/vulnerable adults with a disability by providing them with the tools to engage with social media in a safe and positive way. They learn to take responsibility for their own actions on social media, making them responsible digital citizens.

Starshell Ability detects and addresses social issues such as:

Cyberbullying

Disability Related abuse

Health and Wellbeing

Cyberstalking

Sexting

Self-harm

Sleep deprivation

Discrimination – racial, homophobic, etc.

Anti-social behaviour – drugs, alcohol, weapons

Stress and anxiety – domestic and school pressures

Starshell Ability handy features:

 

Notifications

The administrator/parent can choose to receive a notification when social media updates are flagged so they can review it instantly.

Users can be sent notifications when their updates are flagged; a link to the fact sheets can be included as an ongoing educational tool to help them understand appropriate social media usage.

 

Reporting

Starshell Ability generates activity reports to see how many social media updates each youth has had flagged and uses this to determine what social media mentoring or additional filter rules might be put in place.

Reports are also generated for providers/care giver to show the type and volume of social media issues and to structure adequate education.

 

Security

The Starshell Ability platform is secure and requires authorisation from each user to establish access to their social media accounts.

Account details are encrypted using industry-standard technologies so that other users (and even staff) cannot gain access to the accounts.

 

Flexibility

The dashboard allows the administrator to easily add or delete user’s social media accounts as requirements change and to alter all settings, features and filter rules at any time.

 

Price

Cost to sign up is $180 per year per user.

 

Guide

For more info and to download your Guide to Starshell Ability please click here.