The very fact that you are using this app suggests you recognise that digital technology has a part to play in safeguarding.

But what other benefits could digitech bring? How else could it help you in your role? And what are the risks or challenges that must be addressed along the way?

We have produced an article that explores how schools and other public and voluntary sector organisations are using technology for the purposes of safeguarding – from reaching out to vulnerable groups to supporting the training and professional development of their staff.

We also look at some of the challenges of digitech, and how these can safely be negotiated – read more here.