Facebook Helps You Help Others During a Crisis - MakeUseOf

Facebook has 1.8 billion users worldwide. And with great power comes great responsibility. Thankfully, Facebook is putting its huge database to good use with a new effort called Community Help. This effort, which is part of Safety Check, helps you help ...and more »

Facebook Safety Check now lets you offer food, transport and shelter - Wired.co.uk

Facebook's Safety Check now lets people find and give help during a crisis, in addition to letting friends and family know they are safe. ADVERTISEMENT. The feature, called Community Help, offers food, shelter and transportation after a crisis ...and more »

Facebook Safety Check will let people offer food and shelter during crisis - Siliconrepublic.com

Facebook's Safety Check feature has been expanded to let users offer shelter and aid to people affected in their area. Launched in 2014, Facebook's Safety Check feature was lauded as the best way to let loved ones know that someone in a disaster ...and more »

Facebook to let users offer food and shelter to disaster victims - Telegraph.co.uk

Facebook has launched a new feature to help people find basics such as food, water and shelter when natural disasters strike. The addition, called Community Help, connects people near natural and accidental crises so that they can ask for help or offer ...and more »

Facebook Expands 'Safety Check' To Help People Find Food, Shelter And Transport After Crisis - Forbes

Facebook's FB -1.01% "Safety Check" tool, which lets users mark themselves as safe after a disaster or crisis, has been activated hundreds of times since its launch about three years ago. However, starting on Wednesday, Facebook is making the feature ...and more »

Facebook now lets you give help to others during emergencies - Digital Journal

Facebook has expanded its Safety Check crisis relief feature to let unaffected people contribute aid to the community. Safety Check can now be used to ask for and offer help, whether it's physical support or important resources that should be shared.and more »

Facebook updates Safety Check to allow people to offer and find relief during natural disasters - GeekWire

(Facebook Image). When a series of tornadoes hit the New Orleans area on Tuesday, many locals turned to Facebook to alert friends and family they were safe before turning to other sites to offer or find help. With a new update to Facebook's Safety ...and more »

Facebook Safety Check now lets locals find and offer Community Help like shelter - TechCrunch

Instead of sending thoughts and prayers to crisis victims, Facebook now lets you share food, transportation, and shelter. You know…things that will actually help. Today Facebook is expanding its Safety Check that allows friends to declare they're safe ...and more »

Facebook adds ways to find and offer help through Safety Check - Engadget

Facebook's Safety Check feature has proven useful as a quick and easy way for people to tell their family and friends they're safe during a crisis. But safety is one thing -- what if you still need food and shelter? Or perhaps medical supplies? That's ...and more »

Facebook introduces a way to help your neighbors after a disaster - The Verge

Last year Facebook announced Community Help, a new part of its Safety Check feature designed to connect disaster victims with Facebook users in the area who are offering their help. Now whenever Safety Check is activated, Community Help will let users ...and more »