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Free Mobile App - COVID19 Free Grief Support

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MY GRIEF ANGELS INC - http://www.mygriefangels.org/

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Opportunity Details

1. Mission:

To create and publish a free easy to us interactive mobile app for people who have lost loved ones to COVID19 or are grieving during this isolating pandemic to access free virtual grief support resources; including free virtual peer-led grief support groups/chats by type of loss experienced; including:

- Parent

- Grandparent

- Child

- Spouse/Partner

- LGBTQIA

- Sibling

- Friends

- Work Colleagues

- Healthcare Workers

- People with Disabilities

- Pet Loss


2. Update Existing App Tech & Resources to meet COVID19 Needs & Demand:

- My Grief Angels, with the help of volunteers, launched the first proximity based free mobile app enabling people grieving to create and reach out to their own local Grief Support Networks along with accessing links to other free online Grief Support Resources 24/7.

-Our initial award winning app, Grief Support Network, is outdated and the technology has changed along with the new needs/demands by people who have lost loved ones to COVID19 so looking for help in design, and publishing.

- Examples of some of our free current Mobile Apps in Google Play, Amazon and/or Apple include the ones below, but keep in mind that both of these are now in need of updating:

  1. Grief Support Network - https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ima.fantastic.griefsupport&hl=en_US&gl=US

  1. Coping with Grief - https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.gmail.mygriefangels.copingwithgrief&hl=en_US&gl=US

3. Mobile App Tech Platform - No Code Platform:

If you have access and experience in other platforms that you think may be better than what we are currently using - we are open to your suggestions, but currently based on suggestions by tech volunteers, and consultants, we have started design work using a NO CODE App creator - https://www.adalo.com/


4. Timeline:

This is a simple app but one that can be of service to many, so looking to do this update ASAP, and looking for help in:

  1. Design,
  2. Creating,
  3. Registration/Security Features,
  4. Testing,
  5. Future Updates Roles/Timeline,
  6. Publishing to Google Play, Amazon and Apple (current platform Adalo helps with that submission)
  7. Communications Outreach to get the word out.


5. Key Specs of the new app:

- Must Be Free

- Easy to Use

- Accessible to Most Cell Phones (not just the latest super phones)

- Ability to translate to other languages (Spanish, etc)

- Regisration/Security Features,

- Easy to add future updates,


Websitewith previous My Grief Angels' Apps:

http://www.mygriefangels.org/grief-app.html


Twitter

@MyGriefAngels


Skills

Application Development Database Design & Mgmt Mobile Applications & Systems Systems Design & Engineering User Experience Design Content Design and Strategy iPhone Application Development

Interests

Emergency Assistance Family Services Immigrant, Refugee & Newcomer Services Services for Older Adults Victims' Services Crisis Intervention Support Groups Science and Tech Social Science

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About MY GRIEF ANGELS INC - http://www.mygriefangels.org/

Location:

9450 PINECROFT DR UNIT 7412, THE WOODLANDS, TX 77387, US

Mission Statement

My Grief Angels' , a 501(c)(3) public non-profit, mission is to enable people grieving worldwide to help themselves, their families, their communities, their work colleagues and others by leveraging new technologies to access the latest FREE education, research, shared-experiences, resources and more on grief, and the grieving process; including: - How grief can impact our health; - How have others coped with their grief and grief attacks; - How have others put their grief in motion; - How have others turned their grief into something positive; - What are the resources available for our type of loss, and more...

Description

My Grief Angels is "For and By" People Grieving Worldwide.

My Grief Angels, a USA based 501 (c) (3) public charity, is an Online Grief Support Community for and by the over 100,000 people worldwide using our services/resources annually.

Thru new technologies and new delivery channels, My Grief Angels aims to empower, educate and enable anyone who is grieving anywhere worldwide to help themselves, their families, their friends, their communities and their workplace to better understand grief, the different types of grief, how grief can impact our health/families/work, how others have coped with their grief, and how new technology/social media can impact each of our own grief journeys.

In 2020, and in response to the COVID19 Pandemic, we launched a Free COVID19 Grief Support Online/Virtual Groups in English and Spanish dedicated site - GriefSupportOnline.com,

Other programs include:

Free Grief Education: Grief MOOC - Grief and How Grief Can Kill Us

Free GRIEF Support MOBILE App: Grief Support Network

Free Directory of Grief Support Organizations by Type of Loss Experienced

Community Shared GRIEF ATTACKS & How They Got Thru Them

Grief HEALTH Self-Help Resource: Latest News and Research on How Grief Can Impact Our Health

Free Online FORUMS By Type of LOSS Experienced

Grief Research

Grief Books at Cost: Good from Grief - How to Turn Unimaginable Grief into Something Positive

Computers & Technology
Crisis Support
Disaster Relief

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Website Programming
  • Mobile Programming
  • Database Administration
  • Google Apps
  • IT Consulting
  • Security / Network Administration

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible, & Focused on Key Deliverables

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