Set Healthy Screen Time Limits for Your Kid

Limit your child’s screen time and create custom schedules for how and when they can use their devices — all with the tap of a button.

Kids ages 8–18 spend — on average — 7.5 hours per day on screens.

—Kaiser Family Foundation

Screen Time Addiction Is More Common Than You May Think

It can be so difficult to figure out exactly how much screen time is too much for your child.

The brief video below sheds light on what this is like for kids today.

Time Limits Don't Have to Be Negative

Setting screen time limits can be a really positive, healthy thing for your child!

When you’re young, it can be tough to always make good decisions about tech use.

Bark lets you schedule the digital downtime your kid needs to rest, relax, and truly thrive.

Resources for Your Family

Great Books for Kids

These picks are sure to delight even the most reluctant reader.

Conversation Starters

Here’s some inspiration for building a deeper bond.

Depression in children illustrated by a parent embracing their child on a cream background with multicolored accents

Self-Care Ideas

When your child needs a little break, these ideas can help.


Monitor content

Get alerts for issues like bullying, predators, sexual content, and more.

Manage screen time

Create custom daily screen time schedules for your child’s device.

Filter websites

Block access to specific websites or even whole categories.

What Parents Are Saying

Insight and conversation starters

Best of all, the conversations we have regarding Bark alerts give me insight into my child’s world and his relationships.

Dave C.
Dad of 4

A huge weight lifted

It was like a huge weight was lifted off my shoulders when stumbling across the Bark app.

Jenna U.
Mom of 3

Greater peace of mind

With Bark alerts, I now have peace of mind that my kids devices are safe and I don’t have to look at everything.

Brett K.
Dad of 3

Our Products & Prices

Save up to 42%

Bark Jr

Our entry-level product is perfect for younger kids.

$ 5 USD /month
$ 49 USD /year with annual plan
  • Manage screen time
  • Filter which websites your kids can visit
  • Keep up with kids with location alerts and check-ins
  • Monitor texts, email, YouTube, and 30+ apps and platforms
  • Get alerts for issues like cyberbullying, online predators, suicidal ideation, and more