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2nd Annual Technology Safety Summit Was a Success!

November 24th, 2017|Comments Off on 2nd Annual Technology Safety Summit Was a Success!

We had a fantastic Technology Safety Summit this year! We were joined by nearly 150 practitioners, academics, technologists, and survivors to talk tech, domestic violence, and violence against women. It was two days of passion-filled [...]

New Resource: Privacy & Safety on Facebook

November 14th, 2017|Comments Off on New Resource: Privacy & Safety on Facebook

WESNET and Facebook Australia teamed up to release an Australian version of Privacy & Safety on Facebook: A Guide for Survivors of Abuse. Launched at WESNET’s 2nd Annual Technology Safety Summit, this guide includes information [...]

Good practices for computer security

November 6th, 2017|Comments Off on Good practices for computer security

The computer (or laptop) is a ubiquitous item in most households. It sits in the corner for the kids to do their homework on or for us to check email and maybe pay a [...]

Technology Safety Summit

We just wrapped up our 2nd Annual Technology Safety Summit in Melbourne. Check out the Tech Summit page to see what we were up to. We hope you can join us again next year!

Resources & Toolkits

Check out our wide range of resources for front-line workers and women experiencing technology-facilitated abuse.

The “Women’s Privacy and Safety Toolkit” comprises a range of resources from online safety to smartphone privacy. Written specifically for survivors of abuse, these resources will help you use your technology more privately, securely, and safely.

The “App Safety Centre” includes a tips for survivors on how to choose the best safety app to use as part of their safety planning. This toolkit also includes a series for app developers who want to develop safety apps for survivors of abuse.

What is technology safety?

Technology safety is the concept that everyone has the right to use technology without being harassed or abused. On this site you will find a wide range of resources and advice on the latest information in how you can use your technology safely. For more, check out our resources, latest blog posts, and attend our annual Technology Summit.

Read more about what technology safety means to us.

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