Adding my kids

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Village Social has exclusive parental tools once you have kids linked to your account.

Create a new kid

When you create a new account with the following steps, he or she will be automatically added to your family

  1. Navigate to 'settings' (your avatar on the messages screen)
  2. Select 'account'
  3. Select "+" icon to create a new linked-kid account
  4. Complete the simple form.

Note: username and password should be for your kid's account. Currently, usernames cannot be changed, but your kid can change the password in the future.

Link to an existing account

If you kid already has a Village account, all you have to do is link to their account, and once your kid accepts the invite you will be able to monitor him or her.

  1. Navigate to 'settings' (your avatar on the messages screen)
  2. Select 'account'
  3. Select "link" icon
  4. Select "child"
  5. Search for your child's user name
  6. Click "+" icon next to his or her name to link
  7. Your kid will receive a message in Village to approve the linking

Add your spouse to your family

First, your spouse will need to create an account. Then one of you will have to link to the other and choose which kids you share (nice feature for blended households).

  1. Navigate to > settings > account
  2. Select "link" icon and choose "spouse"
  3. Search for their user name
  4. Click "+" icon next to his or her name to link
  5. Choose which kids you want to allow him or her to monitor
  6. They will receive a message in Village to approve the linking