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CovidFYI

ONE stop, crowdsourced, pan India covid relief resource repository - a joint initiative by CovidFYI, Swasth, StepOne, Coronasafe

Serves in India
Created over 1 year ago
87 Volunteers

About the Project

Description

One stop platform to access all covid-relates services provided by the government at all levels (national, state, district). Find covid related testing facilities, hospitals, helpline numbers, doctors on call, telemedicine, hunger help, emergency reporting, contact a field officer, obtain e-pass or curfew pass.

How far along is it

Massively live. Reach is not an issue.
Released beta, and MVP version 1.
Working on the redesigns to improve UI-UX and added features.
Covered on national news - NDTV, The Hindu, The Indian Express.
Aired on AllIndiaRadio - English feature
In talks with State govt. task force - Karnataka.
Demo-ed at Coronathon, Hackthecrisis India and the global hack.
Team expanded from 5+ to 20+

Project target location
India

Help Needed

Tasks that need to get done

Data - work with the data team to cover more districts, states
QA testing - ensure the verification, credibility of the data on our platform
Design - UI-UX designers to fasten our development cycle (convert plans to minimalistic designs keeping the whole of country as user)
Tech team - Frontend developers to power the discovery platform; Backend developers; Chatbot experience; Scheduling, booking, queueing expertise; We want to transition to a one-stop- platform to obtain all actionable information. The task is ambitious, we need more hands
Customer relation - build a mechanism to obtain feedback on the data on our platform
NGO outreach - work and reach out to NGOs to collaborate
Marketing - work with media, social media and other channels to reach tier 1,2,3 cities (our aim is to provide help where its needed the most)
Content - find ways how to communicate
Graphic designer - build quick sweet creatives to pass any updates, promotions and awareness on our product.

Project details

Who is already working on this

Simran Soni; Akarsh Jalan; Eklavya Dahiya; Zeeshan, Tanmay Mundra, Manan, Avinash Sivan, Sujit Joshi; Samarth; Shanika; Dr. Vishesh, Aaron Abraham many more...

Helpful links

Onboarding introduction - airtable.com

Join us - life.coronasafe.network
Database - https://life.coronasafe.network/
Website - https://life.coronasafe.network/
API - life-api.coronasafe.network
Github - https://github.com/coronasafe/life
Slack - https://chat.suraksha.network/ (#coronasafe-life and #coronasafe-ops)

General grp to give/get info - chat.whatsapp.com

Website - covidfyi.in

Demo video (3mins) https://youtu.be/cB-S6Z1mX6Q

Detailed Linkedin article to know more www.linkedin.com
Twitter thread twitter.com

CovidFYI featured in News:
yourstory.com

How to get in touch
https://chat.suraksha.network/ (join channels - #coronasafe-life and #coronasafe-ops)
Number of volunteers needed
100+
Preferred Volunteer location
Remote
Organization status
Non-profit (EIN: not US based)