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HelpBench / public facilities


HelpBench is a volunteer interaction system, which let people deliver messages through the benches to search for help nearby. When someone call for help on one bench screen, benches nearby will flash and call for nearest volunteers, when someone want to help, The bench system will guide volunteers to people who need help.

Volunteers who help others will get E-medals and benefits like coupons as small rewards. Companies can also sponsor it and put ads on the screen.

During emergency, HelpBench can also be used to call the police.

In short, HelpBench let people help each other to improve public well-being.


Northeastern University

Northeastern University
Shenyang, China