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Presentation I am doing this evening at the Mobile Monday Cape Town launch.

Presentation I am doing this evening at the Mobile Monday Cape Town launch.

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  • 1. Mobile Phones For Community Empowerment By Marlon Parker
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  • 5. 4.4 Billion Cellphones
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  • 9. Wellbeing Educate Empower Community
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    • “ Demand for substance abuse counselling services has put treatment facilities under pressure as the waiting list for treatment increases”
    • Medical Research Council,2008
  • 13. Low Cost Portable Reach Advice Easy Access Anonymous
  • 14. Mobile Counselling Debt Counseling HIV/AIDS Substance Abuse Careers
  • 15. Sample Chat #1
    • 4:17 PM  @mxit : i need support
    •   me : how can i help
    • 4:19 PM  @mxit : im using tik and desperately need help coz I have a 9 month old baby.
    • 4:20 PM  me : well we are here to help
    • 4:21 PM  @mxit : r u there
    •   me : yes
    •    how long hav u been using?
    • 4:22 PM  @mxit : 6 years nd im only 18 nw
    •   me : well are you willing to come and see someone in person?
    • 4:23 PM  @mxit : yes i am. where
    •   me : we are based in Bridgetown
    •    66 Tarentaal Rd
    • 4:26 PM u free during the day?
    • @mxit :yes i did nd thanx i'll come in next week.
  • 16. Sample Chat #2 3:41 PM @mxit: i've got this friend of mine i don't know whats wrong with her she tried commiting suicide a couple of times and she smokes weed how can i help her? 3:46 3:42 PM  me : hw old is she? how old is your friend 3:45 PM @mxit: She's 14 PM   me : do her parents knw dat she tryd 2 commit suicide? 3:47 PM I c.Do you know why your friend wants to commit suicide?    that is young so does her parents know she is smoking 3:50 PM  @mxit : Ja her parents know they caught her smoking it so she tried 2 commit suicide and i want to help her but i don't know how 3:52 PM  me : Does she mix with friends who smoke? 3:53 PM  @mxit :Ja we are 6 in the group 4 of them are smokers its just me and my sister who dont smoke 3:54 PM  me : Wil she spk 2 sum1 in person if she cn get help? 3:53 PM  @mxit :Ja she wants hlp and I dnt know what 2 do 3:55 PM me: which area do u live? 3:56 PM    @mxit: In pta 3:56 PM me: we will gt sum1 in pta 2 help. Can u wait online 4 da numbers?   3:58 PM @mxit: k
  • 17. Drug Counselling
    • # of Subscribers: +1 0,000
    • # of Messages/Interactions: +1,000,000
    • # of LIVE Conversations : 50,685
    • Average # of conversations: 245
    • Maximum # of conversations: 473
  • 18. Digital Divide?
  • 19. S enior M obile S ession SMS Address Book Mobile Web Airtime Please Call Me Chat Speak Calls Media
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  • 21. Angel & Red 24 Hour Service Easy Access Advice Buddy List Help at your Fingertips
  • 22. Wellbeing Educate Empower Community
  • 23. Leap of faith
  • 24. “ Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.”
  • 25. Thank You www.rlabs.org www.marlonparker.co.za [email_address] Marlon Parker @marlonparker marlonct +2721 469 1138 +2721 637 4037 +2776 403 4920

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