👋🏼 Welcome to DigiSafe

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


​🚀 1. Start here​

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

​🌳 2. Build foundations​

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

​⚖ 3. Assess risk​

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

​📋 4. Apply principles​

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

​🎗 5. Design for safety​

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

​🎓 6. Educate everyone​

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