Screen Time As Dynamic As Your Family

Use Bark’s screen time app to set screen time rules, limit your child’s tech use, and create custom schedules for how and when they can use their devices.

Set screen time rules with a screen time limit app
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Set Screen Time Boundaries

Customize your screen time rules with Bark

Schedules As Dynamic As Your Family

In one easy-to-use app, Bark allows you to:

  • Customize what each child can use at each time of the day
  • Set specific rules for school, bedtime, and free time
  • Give your kid the space they need to invest in a screen-free hobby
  • And more!

Customizable Screen Time Rules

Bark's screen time limit app
Screen time rules to help the whole family

Digital Downtime to Help Kids Be Kids

Real-Life Use Cases

It can sometimes be tricky to know exactly how a screen time limit app can help your family.

These examples show real ways screen time rules support kids' well-being.

A screen time limit app can support mental health

Mental Health

Screen time limits help prevent bullying


Hunter, Honor S.’s fourth grader, has a really hard time building relationships offline, so she pauses his social media use during school hours to encourage bonding with others.

Screen time limits support self-care


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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.

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  • 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

Screen Time FAQs

How does Bark's screen time app work?

Bark allows you to customize exactly what your kid can do during different parts of their daily schedule! Want to turn off access to YouTube during school hours? No problem. Ready to turn off gaming apps when it's your child's bedtime? You've got it.

What can a screen time limit app help with?

Using a screen time limit app can help your child thrive in a number of ways. Setting healthy boundaries can improve their mental health, benefit their real-life relationships, encourage their interests and hobbies, and much more!

How can you set screen time rules for your child?

Simply log into the Bark parent app/dashboard and decide what you apps and websites you want to allow and when — we make it easy with rules for school time, bedtime, and free time.

Can Bark pause the internet?

Yes, Bark allows you to pause all internet activity (other than calls and texts for emergency purposes) with the tap of a button!

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The Bark Phone lets you manage nearly everything your kid can do — from who they can text to when they can watch YouTube.