Catalyst Digital Teams

Experts in digital, data and design to help UK charities respond to the challenges arising from COVID-19.

DataKind's Office Hours sessions

Any social change organisation can drop by and talk to a data expert for an hour during DataKind UK's monthly Office Hours sessions.

Organising Online - Thinking About Chat

A guide from Common Knowledge about online organising using chat apps like WhatsApp.

Getting started with Microsoft Teams

A guide from Superhighways to help charities get set up on Teams.

New service delivery models

SCVO guide to principles, tools and examples of digital service delivery.

Things to do in a quarantine

Thanks to the @ClimateActTech Slack community for sharing this list of ways to maintain a healthy state of mind during social distancing.

Staying connected while working remotely

A quick guide to checking in personally and professionally while working remotely.

Online support sessions

A calendar of upcoming Meetups, Zoom calls and other online support sessions.

SCVO 1-to-1 chat

John Fitzgerald from The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO)'s digital team is offering one-to-one 15 minute chats to discuss the best digital solutions.

Practical Guide to Remote Meetings

Our internal guide to holding productive remote meetings.

Choosing the right video conferencing software

A guide to help charities select the right video calling software.

Getting started with Zoom

A guide to help charities get set up to make Zoom Video calls.

Getting started with Google Hangouts

A guide to help charities get set up to make Google Hangout calls.

Remote working (blog post)

A blog post exploring the technological challenges and cultural adaptations associated with remote working.

Getting started with Skype Video

A guide to help charities get set up to make Skype video calls.

GitLab's Guide to All-Remote

Information and advice on remote working from GitLab, the world's largest all-remote company.

Doing It For The Kids homeschooling resources

A searchable list of home-schooling / children's entertainment resources, curated from the Doing It For The Kids Facebook group.

Pioneers Post - funding list

An ongoing list of funding for social enterprises and other social sector organisations throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

Coronavirus Tech Handbook

Ongoing resource created by Newspeak House, with contributions from thousands of experts.


NCVO's evolving library of coronavirus information and guidance.


SCVO's coronavirus information hub for the third sector.

Charity Digital

All of Charity Digital's relevant coronavirus content in one place.

89 sources of charity funding

Charity Excellence Framework LinkedIn article, with links to emergency funding for charities.

Digital Candle

A service connecting charity leaders with digital experts through a one-hour call.

Coffee Connections

Connecting people in the charity sector, to share experiences with one another.

Design Hops

A free virtual half-day workshop, introducing charities to service design.