KangaDo Parent Assistant: Rides, Childcare and Playdates
By DoLightful Inc
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Save time with KangaDo, the app that helps busy parents find trustworthy Rides and Childcare for their kids, and organize activities with friends. Private, free instant messaging with photo and location sharing. Instantly set up Carpools or School Pools, Childcare, Playdates and more while on the go. Sync to your iPhone's calendar. Join your neighborhood or school group. It takes a village - keep yours in your pocket with KangaDo!
NEW in SF only: book a Ride and/or Childcare from pre-screened Sitters and Drivers!
As featured in Business Insider :
"They say it takes a village to raise a child, but a new app called KangaDo is bringing that idiom into the 21st century [… ] KangaDo is going to make parents' lives much easier."
"KangaDo makes it easy for parents to coordinate and request carpools and playdates for their kids"
"***** The app is very straight forward and so easy to use...KangaDo is definitely the perfect companion for the modern parent with busy children on the go." - The iPhone Mom
"Parents will like this app, but kids who used to get stuck waiting for a ride home will love it."
HOW IT WORKS
* Sign up with your email address and password, or connect with Facebook
* Invite trusted parents, caregivers, family members
* Join a neighborhood or school group to find carpool partners near you
* Chat instantly, share free text messages, photos or locations
* Post requests to friends or a group, with KangaDo's quick entry forms (Carpool, Childcare, Playdate, or General). NEW in SF: post a Childcare or Ride request to screened Sitters/Drivers!
* Send a request via SMS or email, to friends outside the app
* Get notified instantly on your phone, when someone accepts your request, completes a request, comments, or cancels
* KangaDo reminds you and your friends, who is doing what, when
* Sync to your iPhone's calendar. Check My Schedule in KangaDo to see what is coming up, and mark tasks as Done
* Thank your friends, and see how often you’ve been thanked, too!
FEATURE DETAILS (free!):
* INVITE AND CONNECT WITH FRIENDS :
Invite people you trust, or search for friends already using KangaDo. See Suggested Friends located near you.
* JOIN NEARBY GROUPS, CREATE YOUR OWN :
Find and join a neighborhood group near you. Or, create private groups of friends (eg. Soccer carpool group, babysitters, playgroup, etc).
* PRIVATE INSTANT MESSAGING WITH PHOTO & LOCATION SHARING :
Message your friends and family 1-1 or in groups. Turn a Chat into a request with one tap. Share a text message, photo or location. It's free, even when texting friends internationally!
* INSTANTLY REQUEST CHILDCARE, RIDES, PLAYDATES, AND MORE :
Post your requests using KangaDo’s quick entry forms : Single Ride, recurring Carpool, Childcare, Playdate, or General.
* SHARE REQUESTS WITH THE FRIENDS YOU CHOOSE :
Easily share each request with the friends in KangaDo, that you select. Or share a request via SMS or email, with friends outside the app.
* SYNC TO YOUR iPHONE CALENDAR (and OTHER sync'ed 3rd PARTY CALENDARS via your iOS CALENDAR):
Set your preferences to sync KangaDo to your phone's calendar. Check My Schedule - a date and time-based view - to stay on top of your day.
* NOTIFICATIONS AND REMINDERS :
Get reminded when your KangaDo requests are coming up. See who is doing what, when.
Thank your friends, and get thanked yourself!
* REQUEST FEED :
View in real-time, all activity regarding requests that were shared to you.
* SAVE LOCATIONS :
Enter locations, or use a map to select the location for your request. Or, choose a previously saved location.
* PROFILE :
Set your profile photo, and enter your interests.
Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.
WHAT USERS ARE SAYING :
***** "Wow this is the perfect app for a young mom like me working full time. So easy to use!"
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What's New in Version 4.2
Enhancements to Home screen
Improved payment flow (SF Sitters and Drivers)
The best service!
I've used the driver service twice and both times were better than expected! It's the best service for busy parents in San Francisco. I would highly recommend it to everyone.