‘IMVU’ Social Media App Warning

‘IMVU’ Social Media App Warning

Dear parents/carers,

We have just been alerted that there is an app called ‘IMVU’ which is a social media app that allows the user to create an ‘avatar’ and speak to strangers. It also pinpoints your location so that whoever you are speaking to can see where you are. This is what the app looks like:

This obviously provides a very helpful way for children to be potentially targeted for abuse, so please do speak to your sons/daughters about the need to avoid downloading it.