👋🏼 Welcome to DigiSafe

A step-by-step digital safeguarding guide. For charities designing new services or taking existing ones online.


What DigiSafe will do for you. How to use it.

How to integrate digital risks and safety into your existing safeguarding policy. The groundwork for your DigiSafe journey.

How to assess and mitigate risk as you design and deliver an online service. The best tool for designing a safe service.

Universal digital safeguarding principles you need to design for. These apply to any service delivered in part or in whole via any digital platform.

Different online service types. The particular risks and issues of each.

How to teach your users to stay safe and your staff to identify abuse.


Published by Catalyst. Written and designed by four organisations working together to the Catalyst charter: AVA Project, CAST, SIDE Labs and Working with Joe.

DigiSafe is...

June 2020

Last updated