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Should you fund a charities’ mental health app?

on 14 May 2019

New NPC research highlights the massive potential of apps, developed by charities, to help young people with their mental health. But a crowded market, risk and cost are just some of the issues charities face doing this. So how should funders support them?

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Charities, young people and digital mental health services

on 24 April 2019

This paper reviews the landscape of mental health provision for young people. It explores how services are suited to certain conditions, the features which makes services appealing to young people, and suggests strategies by which funders can support charities to do more in this area in future.


Ten ways to make your charity genuinely digital  

on 29 January 2019

It's not enough to just do 'digital' these days, so how can charities make sure technology is embedded in all their work? NPC Consultant Nicola Pritchard reports back from our recent event.

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Welcome to our new (more user-friendly) website

on 13 September 2018

Katy Murray, NPC Comms Manager, sets out some of the thinking behind our new website.

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Developing your digital roadmap

on 11 April 2018

Developing your digital roadmap is aimed at charities that are working out how to get started on their own digital change process, and the people who need to be bought into that change—senior managers, Chief Execs and trustees.

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Women and girls tech fund

on 11 April 2018

NPC is in the process of scoping an initiative to identify and tackle priorities for digital technology to improve the pathways to employment of young women in Kenya and India.

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Priorities for digital technology in the youth sector

on 5 April 2018

Over twelve months, we worked with a group of young people experiencing multiple disadvantages in the London Borough of Camden. We sought to understand their experiences—as told in their own words—and identify how digital technology could help.

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Choosing an electronic case management system

on 12 January 2018

Choosing the correct electronic data system or CRM for your organisation can be tricky. This paper is a guide for charities and other social sector organisations who are taking the steps to implement a new database.

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Sensing a change: apps for the future

on 24 October 2017

Technology enables us to overcome certain human limitations. This unlocks all manner of possibilities, and could help charities improve service delivery. Andrew Weston looks at how.


Is grant-making fit for the digital future?

By and Tris Lumley
on 5 September 2017

As pretty much everyone has noticed, we’re in the middle of a great revolution driven by digital technology and the internet. But what should grant-making trusts and foundations make of this? Tris Lumley argues why much of funding practice is not currently compatible with the tech world.

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Who represents the human in the digital age?

on 20 July 2017

Anni Rowland-Campbell, Director, Intersticia. Technology is advancing rapidly, taking us on rushing journey where we don’t quite know the destination. Anni Rowland-Campbell takes us through some of the important issues and theories of ‘the digital age’..

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Charities and tech companies: Natural bedfellows?

By Anna de Pulford
on 17 March 2017

For charities, cost is not the only barrier to embracing technology. Tech company Yoti are exploring how else they can support charities harness digital for good. Here Anna from their Social Partnerships team shares they've learned so far about making it work.