September 23, 2022

Scaling Health Impact with WhatsApp Register & learn more at October’s Chat for Impact Bootcamp

Social impact organizations and social enterprises that provide healthcare services across the world can apply to be part of the Chat for Impact Health Bootcamp taking place online on October 5th.

The free, 90-minute event is aimed at supporting organizations working in health that want to learn how to use the WhatsApp Business Platform to amplify their reach and impact in the sector.

Eligible organizations include INGOs, non-profit organizations and social enterprises and during the Bootcamp they will learn best practices of chat service design, content management, launch strategies and more. Participants also have the chance to access an offer worth US$ 2,500, including a free license for three months, free messaging on WhatsApp and unlimited training.  

Interesting insights from two organizations providing healthcare services that already have an established chat-based service on WhatsApp will also be shared at the Bootcamp while online Breakout Rooms provide a smaller, hands-on environment for participants to be taken through the onboarding process for their chat service with members of the team.

The Chat for Impact Health Bootcamp is facilitated by, which has partnered with many different organizations working in healthcare to provide them with a tool to build their own chat service on WhatsApp.

"We’ve been inspired by organizations all over the world who are using WhatsApp to deepen the impact of their healthcare services. We hope organizations find WhatsApp to be a useful way to continue sharing access to vital information and resources with people who rely on them every day.”
- Ben Supple, Head of Public Sector & Nonprofit Partnerships at Meta

Examples of established chat solutions in health include:

Noora Health - in India and Bangladesh, the team at Noora Health believes that we are all caregivers and supports the broader healthcare community to acknowledge the loved ones of patients as caregivers by providing essential training and education at scale;

CeTing, developed by The 1000 Days Fund is helping to end stunting in Indonesia by giving community health workers a go-to place to find training materials as well as take a certification course.

Nisa, developed by Dimagi and global reproductive justice organisation Ipas, a reproductive healthcare chatbot for women in Kenya and the DRC

StrongMinds - has created a scalable chat platform on WhatsApp that is supporting its mission to tackle Africa’s depression epidemic

Chat for Impact is an initiative by, in partnership with WhatsApp. is a Social Impact WhatsApp Business Solution Provider that supports and accelerates the work that social impact organizations are doing to provide vulnerable, disempowered and minority communities with easy and secure access to vital information and services via WhatsApp.  The initiative includes the Chat for Impact Bootcamps, Accelerator and Summit, as well as ongoing engagement activities with the 1000+ Chat for Impact community and forum members.

The Chat for Impact Bootcamp will be hosted via Zoom for 1 hour 30 minutes.
Date: October 5th at 3 PM BST |  Please click here to register

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