Parents' Guide to


By Dana Anderson, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 7+

Appealing meditation and relaxation for all ages.

App iPhone , iPod Touch , iPad , Android Free to try, Paid, Free Health & Fitness
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this app.

Community Reviews

age 16+

Based on 8 parent reviews

age 18+


I have the same problem that every one else has: I was charged for a years subscription without my consent. Their “customer service “ is useless and runs you around in circles when you try to get a refund. The app is loaded with ads which continually interrupt. And the site doesn’t have an unsubscribe option, so good luck with all the expensive charges. This is a scam and a rip off.

This title has:

Too much consumerism
age 18+

questionable trial, spammers

try 7 days for free, tap, give me your credit card number... hoping i'll forget to cancel, eh? also, still spamming me after i asked them several times not to

Privacy Rating Warning

  • Personal information is not sold or rented to third parties.
  • Personal information is shared for third-party marketing.
  • Personalised advertising is displayed.
  • Data are collected by third-parties for their own purposes.
  • User's information is used to track and target advertisements on other third-party websites or services.
  • Data profiles are created and used for personalised advertisements.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (8 ):
Kids say (2 ):

This app provides ways to relax and focus for newbies, regular meditators, visual and auditory processors, preschoolers, teens, and adults. After subscribing to Calm, explore the many options so you're familiar with what's available before the stressful moment, sleepless night, or challenging homework session comes upon you or your kid. Track daily streaks and total minutes meditated, share goals with friends on social media, and connect with Apple Health. Develop the habit of tapping into Calm daily and encouraging your teen or kid to do the same, and the hefty subscription price ($12.99/month or $59.99/year) may pay off with greater serenity and focus.

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