the digital charity

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CITA will cease to provide services to the sector on the 31 August 2017. However CITA associates will continue to provide services independently.

Read more: CITA closes its doors


The Community IT Academy (CITA) helps organisations with a social purpose use technology. We support all sizes of organisation from large charities and social enterprises to small community groups and individuals.  We aim to make organisations more effective and efficient so that they can provide a better service to their clients, customers and local community.

CITA provides a range of services including:

CITA is a registered charity and social enterprise. We are an active member of the regional voluntary sector and have a great deal of experience of supporting the specific needs of voluntary and community organisations.

CITA was established in September 2003 and in the past ten years has:

Meet the team. Read more about our history.

Download our Mission, Vision and Values statement


"One word would explain my experience with CITA 'Very Pleasant'.

We knew of CITA way before we used their services and when we were looking for IT support to develop our new website CITA came highly recommended. CITA keep itself updated on any funding which can help their clients this was a great help to us. We have used CITA services for about three years now and we are very happy with their services. CITA’s team is genuinely pleasant, honest and professional team."

Richard MacLeod, BECON